Whole Earth Brands – Finance Director

Contact: Dan Gathof dgathof@olympiasolutionsinc.com  312-479-7414

Whole Earth Brands is a global platform of branded products and ingredients focused on the consumer transition towards healthier lifestyles, including:

free from sugar
natural solutions
plant-based
clean label
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Current Business Units:
Merisant (1)
One of the world’s leading manufacturers of zero/low sugar and calorie sweeteners as well as reduced sugar products
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The world’s leading manufacturer of natural licorice products offers versatile masking agents, sweetness intensifiers and extenders, and flavor enhancers.  
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The company has a vision to expand its branded portfolio globally through investment opportunities in additional categories, with better for you clean label alternatives in the quest to “Open a World of Goodness™” to consumers and their families.

As a new public company (NASDAQ: FREE) with well-established, global brands, Whole Earth Brands is on an aggressive path to grow the business through innovation, product extensions, distribution, new markets, and additional acquisitions.
Alignment With Health Trends

 

  • Anti-sugar / No sugar added
  • Rising obesity / weight loss
  • Keto
  • Plant-based
  • Natural: Stevia, Monk Fruit, Erythritol, Xylitol, Allulose
  • Clean label products
  • Guilt-free cravings
Growth Platform

 

  • 6 Mftg facilities, 20 Co-Mftg globally
  • Scalable distribution chain with third party logistics partners
  • Brands well-established in 100+ countries
  • Management expertise and agility to acquire complementary brands
  • Significant opportunity to expand distribution through grocery, e-Commerce and club stores.
Data Dashboard

 

2020 Global Projections (US $M)
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  • Potential acquisitions not included in projections
We are looking for a Director who can manage the finance function for our Merisant U.S. business-unit.   This role requires high degrees of self-motivation and a "roll-up-your sleeves" approach.

Objectives

 

  • Business Partner to the North America President and key member of the North America leadership team
  • Full responsibility for the North America financials, including the P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow
  • Support key growth plans, including both organic and inorganic plans
  • Display high-level of agility to handle the demands of a growing business

Key Members

Andy Rusie

CFO
Whole Earth Brands
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Brian Huff

President North America
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Andrew Cherry

VP, FP&A
Merisant
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Brian Litman

Corp. Controller & Treasurer
Whole Earth Brands
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Matt Warren

Global Tax Director
Whole Earth Brands

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Step 1 - Explore the Opportunity - Q&A Call with Olympia (30 minutes)
Step 2 - Forward Resume to Dan Gathof dgathof@olympiasolutionsinc.com
Step 3 - Share Salary Expectations (note: these are expectations, not actuals)
Step 4 - Olympia Screen - Video call (30-45 minutes)
(Dan to provide feedback on if Olympia will present you to Whole Earth Brands)
Step 5 - Client Process - Phone screen, Office Interview & Final Interview