Victoria Spadaro Grant
Chief R&D and Quality Officer at Barilla Group
Victoria is a C-level R&D executive with a track record of delivering successful innovation and business growth to Fortune 50 food and beverage companies (Mars, Coca Cola, …).
Vision, strategy and passion about innovation are Victoria’s hallmarks that she brings to bear in all the organizations she is involved with. Victoria has been recognized with numerous Global awards for innovation and creativity from PepsiCo, Kraft and SIAL, as well as international academia.
Throughout her career she has brought to the market well over $5 billion in product innovation and $3 billion in business transformations. Victoria’s passion for innovation is guiding the next phase of her career. Victoria is fluent in 3 languages and over her +20 year career she has lived in more than 10 cities around the world, making her a globally minded leader.