With Charles Nuez, Royal Canin has a new managing director for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He succeeds Malte Hoffmann, who has left the company after three and a half years in this position.
Charles Nuez has been with Mars for over 20 years in a variety of roles. He started his career as area & marketing manager for India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. In 2007, the native Frenchman was appointed managing director of the business unit in India. In 2015, he moved to the business unit in South Africa, where he was responsible for the development and transformation of the unit.
As managing director of the cluster organization Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Charles Nuez will become part of Royal Canin's European management team.
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