About Gil Horsky

Hello, my name is Gil Horsky, I am Global Innovation Platform lead at Mondelēz International. My passion is growing brands and creating innovative products that will delight consumers around the globe. Throughout my career I have had the privilege to work on some of the most iconic global brands: Milka, Cadbury, Toblerone, Pepsi, Quaker Oats & Tropicana.ondelēz International. My passion is growing brands and creating innovative products that will delight consumers around the globe. Throughout my career I have had the privilege to work on some of the most iconic global brands: Milka, Cadbury, Toblerone, Pepsi, Quaker Oats & Tropicana.

Throughout my professional career I have travelled around the world gaining strong international experience in both developing & emerging markets, including: Europe, Brazil, India, China, North America & Africa.

After completing my MBA at Kellogg, I enjoyed working on a variety of categories and roles from managing a $500MM snack bars portfolio with PepsiCo, to leading globally the strategy and innovation pipeline of a $1B chocolate gifting & pralines category for Kraft Foods/ Mondelēz.

Most recently I have been leading innovation globally for Gifting & Seasonlas, Mom2Kids, and entrance into white-space geographies and consumer segments. During my career I leveraged strong business & consumer insights to identify, develop and launch over $500MM of new FMCG products and businesses around the world.

 I am a regular contributor to professional journals and a speaker in conferences about the topics of innovation, marketing strategy, design and consumer trends.  

I enjoy working, leading and learning from others and most importantly want to have a good time and make a positive impact!