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Fernando Palacios

Former Miller Coors Chief Integrated Supply Chain Officer and Land O’ Lakes EVP

Fernando Palacios is an accomplished Operations & Supply Chain Executive whose expertise in optimizing supply chain processes across global locations has resulted in superior customer service, significant cost reductions and cross functional alignment in Fortune 100 consumer products companies.

Palacios served as Chief Integrated Supply Chain Officer for MillerCoors, leading the procurement, manufacturing, quality, R&D, engineering, and logistics teams to deliver significant results while reshaping their new MillerCoors Integrated Supply Chain. Prior to MillerCoors, he spent 11 years at Land O’Lakes and held positions with KPMG, Haagen-Dazs, Pillsbury, and Kraft General Foods. Palacios has served on the Advisory Board of numerous companies, industry associations and Joint Venture Boards in Asia and the U.S.

Palacios holds an MBA from the University of Minnesota, an MS in Dairy Science and a BS in Food Science from Mississippi State University.