Ilene S. Gordon
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Ilene S. Gordon
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer


Ilene Gordon is chairman, president, and chief executive officer. Prior to this, she served as CEO of Alcan Packaging, a $6.5 billion global packaging business with 130 factories and 30,000 employees in 30 countries, serving customers in the food, beauty, tobacco and pharmaceutical industries. Alcan acquired Pechiney in 2003 and prior to the acquisition; Gordon was Pechiney’s senior vice president and president of plastic packaging. Previously she spent 17 years in executive roles at the Pa... 

Christine M. Castellano
Senior Vice President, General Counsel,
Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer
Christine M. Castellano
Senior Vice President, General Counsel,
Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer


Christine M. Castellano is senior vice president, general counsel, corporate secretary and chief compliance officer. Before assuming this position, she was vice president international law and deputy general counsel. Castellano joined the Company in 1996 and has held positions of increasing responsibility in the legal department. Previously, she was a partner in the litigation department of McDermott, Will & Emery in Chicago. Castellano holds a bachelor of arts degree in political science... 

Ricardo de Abreu Souza
Senior Vice President and President, South America Ingredient Solutions
Ricardo de Abreu Souza
Senior Vice President and President, South America Ingredient Solutions


Currently serving as senior vice president and president, South America ingredient solutions, Ricardo de Abreu Souza joined the company in 1977 and has held several positions of increasing responsibility in engineering, operations, commercial and business areas in Brazil, the U.S. and Mexico. From 2010 through 2013 he served as president and general director, Mexico. Ricardo has a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from MacKenzie University in São Paulo, Brazil, and a master’s degree i... 

Anthony Delio
Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer
Anthony Delio
Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer


Tony Delio is senior vice president and chief innovation officer. He was previously divisional vice president and general manager, North America at National Starch. Prior to joining the company, he held senior corporate and business unit positions in general management, research and development, marketing, and external and government relations with ADM, Mars Inc., and Nestle. Mr. Delio holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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Jack C. Fortnum
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jack C. Fortnum
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer


Jack C. Fortnum is executive vice president and chief financial officer. Prior to assuming this position he served as executive vice president and president, North America. He has also served as president U.S./Canadian region, president U.S. business, corporate controller and various positions of increasing importance, including vice president of finance for the Canadian Corn Refining Business and director of finance and planning for the Latin American Corn Refining Business. Prior to joini... 

Diane J. Frisch
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Diane J. Frisch
Senior Vice President, Human Resources


Ms. Frisch joined Ingredion Incorporated as vice president, human resources, in 2010. Previously, she served as vice president of human resources and communications for the Food Americas and global pharmaceutical packaging businesses of Alcan Packaging, a specialty packaging company serving the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, beauty and tobacco markets.

Prior to joining Alcan Packaging, Ms. Frisch served as vice president of human resources for the flexible packaging bu... 

Jorgen Kokke
Vice President and General Manager, Asia-Pacific
Jorgen Kokke
Vice President and General Manager, Asia-Pacific


Jorgen Kokke is vice president and general manager, Asia-Pacific. Before assuming this position Mr. Kokke served as vice president and general manager, EMEA. Prior to joining the company in 2009, he served as vice president at CSM, a global food ingredients supplier, based in both the Netherlands and Chicago. Previously, he held a variety of roles in sales, marketing and general management in Unilever’s Loders Croklaan Group in Europe and the United States. Jorgen holds a master’s degree in eco... 
John F. Saucier
Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy
and Global Business Development
John F. Saucier
Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy
and Global Business Development


John F. Saucier is senior vice president, corporate strategy and global business development for Ingredion Incorporated. Prior to this position, Mr. Saucier served as vice president and president of the asia/africa division and global business development. He previously served as Corn Products’ vice president, global business and products development, sales and marketing. Prior to joining the Company in 2006, Mr. Saucier was president of the Integrated Nylon Division of Solutia Inc. He ... 

Robert Stefansic
Senior Vice President, Operational Excellence, Sustainability and Chief Supply Chain Officer
Robert Stefansic
Senior Vice President, Operational Excellence, Sustainability and Chief Supply Chain Officer


Bob Stefansic is senior vice president, operational excellence, sustainability and chief supply chain officer. He previously held the positions of senior vice president, operational excellence and environmental, health, safety & sustainability and vice president, global operations with National Starch. Prior to joining National Starch, he held positions of increasing responsibility with Honeywell, General Chemical Corporation and Valspar. Mr. Stefansic earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical e... 

James P. Zallie
Executive Vice President, Global Specialties
and President, North America and EMEA
James P. Zallie
Executive Vice President, Global Specialties
and President, North America and EMEA


Mr. Zallie is executive vice president, global specialties and president, North America and EMEA. Before assuming this position he served as executive vice president, global specialties and president, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. Previously, he was president and chief executive officer of National Starch, where he worked for more than 27 years in various positions of increasing responsibility, first in technical, then marketing and then international business management. He holds master’s degrees... 

Matthew R. Galvanoni
Vice President and Corporate Controller
Matthew R. Galvanoni
Vice President and Corporate Controller


Matthew Galvanoni is vice president and corporate controller. Prior to joining the Company in 2012, he was vice president and assistant corporate controller at Exelon Corporation. Previously Galvanoni was senior manager assurance at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has an accounting degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and an MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.

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Richard O’Shanna
Vice President, Tax
Richard O’Shanna
Vice President, Tax


Richard O’Shanna joined Ingredion Incorporated as vice president, tax in 2009. Prior to joining the company, Mr. O’Shanna held the position of tax officer for the Nalco Company. He held positions of progressive responsibility at Square D Company including director of tax, vice president, tax and vice president, treasurer. Mr. O’Shanna holds a master of business administration degree from the University of Chicago, a master of science degree in taxation from DePaul University and a bachelor of sc... 
Kevin Wilson
Vice President and Corporate Treasurer
Kevin Wilson
Vice President and Corporate Treasurer


Kevin Wilson is vice president and corporate treasurer for Ingredion Incorporated. Prior to joining the company in 2014 he served as vice president and treasurer at Mead Johnson Nutrition. Previously he was corporate treasurer at Albemarle Corporation and vice president and treasurer at Solutia Inc. Mr. Wilson holds a master’s degree in business administration from Washington University’s John M. Olin School of Business in St. Louis, Missouri, a bachelor’s degree in business administration, w...