Buitoni Food Company announced the appointment of Graham R. Corneck as its new president and CEO. Corneck will replace Peter Wilson, who will rejoin Brynwood Partners as managing director and chairman of Buitoni Foods.
In June 2020, Buitoni Foods was established by Brynwood Partners VIII L.P. to acquire the North American Buitoni business from Nestlé USA, Inc. Buitoni is an iconic brand and a national leader in the refrigerated pasta, sauces and cheese categories. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., and operates a 240,000 square foot vertically integrated manufacturing facility in Danville.
Prior to joining Buitoni Foods, Corneck was an officer in the US Navy followed by many years with Campbell Soup Company and Popcorn Indiana. During his tenure with Campbell Soup Company, Graham led a breadth of teams ranging from finance, IT, and strategy to supply chain and business integration.