Maria Fernanda Mejia

Maria Fernanda Mejia is Senior Vice President, Kellogg Company, and President, Kellogg Latin America, a position she has held since November 2011. She is also a member of the Global Leadership team.

Ms. Mejia previously held a variety of global marketing and management roles at the Colgate-Palmolive Company, including Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Global Personal Care and Corporate Fragrance Development, Corporate Vice President of Marketing and Innovation for Europe/South Pacific, and President and CEO of Colgate-Palmolive Spain. She joined Colgate in 1989.

Ms. Mejia has been a member of the Young Presidents Organization, the International Women’s Forum, Cosmetic Executive Women’s Organization, Venezuela American Chamber of Commerce, and the Spain chapters of the American-Spanish Chamber of Commerce. She has also been a member of the American Business Council and Circulo de Empresarios, The Business Leadership Forum of the Instituto de Empresa, and Junior Achievement.

Ms. Mejia is currently a non-Executive Director on the Board of International Consolidated Airlines Group (British Airways, Iberia, Vueling and Air Lingus).

Ms. Mejia has been a member of the Board of the Council of the Americas since October 2014.

Ms. Mejia received her Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Distribution from Texas A&M University.