Hortense has recently been promoted to Senior Brand Manager Cadbury all year round gifting from March 2015. Previous to this she worked for Mondel_z International as brand manager CARTE NOIRE. She leads the brand’s strategy in the UK and recently launched the espresso compatible capsules.
Hortense started her career at Kraft Foods joining the French coffee category as an assistant brand manager intern. She then decided to move to the UK with her fianc and joined the Kraft Foods UK chocolate business, first as assistant brand manager on Toblerone, and then on Cadbury Dairy Milk. She had the great opportunity to launch Cadbury Dairy Milk Marvellous Creations, the biggest UK FMCG launch in 2013.
Prior to that, Hortense graduated from a French business school. She studied Marketing and developed her experience through multiple marketing and communication experiences at L’Oreal, Siemens and a digital agency, in exciting cities such as Madrid, Paris and Shanghai.
Hortense is half French half German and has a great passion for brands and team work!