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Lasallian named Nestlé Pakistan’s newest CEO

A Lasallian is making waves in Pakistan and the Asia Pacific region after  being named as top executive of leading food and beverage company, Nestlé .

Nestlé  Pakistan recently announced Jason Avanceña as its newest Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director. He assumed the position since March 2023.

With this achievement, Avanceña became the highest ranking Filipino in the entire Nestlé  organization worldwide. 

Prior to his current role, Avanceña assumed various roles in different Nestlé  markets including Indonesia, the Philippines, Switzerland, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Avanceña is an alumnus of Batch 1991 of the University of St. La Salle - Integrated School and earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Applied Economics from the De La Salle University.

He also has an MBA degree from Fordham University, New York, USA.

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