Hostess Brands announced Adrian Poretti has joined the company as chief supply chain officer. The appointment, which is effective immediately, has Poretti succeeding Gary Schmidt, interim CSCO, who had served in this role since January 2022.
Poretti comes to Hostess Brands after having spent nearly 30 years at Kimberly-Clark, where he most recently served as vice president, Global Supply Chain Capabilities. Prior to Kimberly-Clark, Poretti specialized in industrial automation and was a professor at the National University of Cordoba School of Engineering in Cordoba, Argentina.
According to the announcement, Poretti will report to Andy Callahan, president and CEO of Hostess Brands.