Reinvent your chocolate moment


Ingeborg Gasser-Kriss
Mondelez International (formerly Kraft Foods)
Global Innovation Director

Ingeborg has been with Mondelez (Kraft Foods) and in the Chocolate business for 20 years. She loves Marketing, Innovation, Brands and Food and is currently part of the Global Chocolate team. 

"I am very excited that we are engaging a global community of creatives to re-invent something as lovely as chocolate, which has hardly changed for 100 years!"

Monica Tenorio
Mondelez International (formerly Kraft Foods)
Director Consumer Insights & Strategy, Global Chocolate

Monica has been in Mondelez (Formerly Kraft/Cadbury) for 11 years. She is of Canadian citizenship and born in Mexico city. She started her career in Unilever Mexico (10 years) and joined Cadbury Canada in 2002 . She has experience in Consumer Insights, Change Management & Marketing positions. Currently she is based in Zurich working in the Mondelez Global Chocolate team.

"I am delighted to be part of the jury panel. It is always great to see exciting ideas, but it is even better to see ideas coming from smart and creative people like you. Please challenge yourselves and challenge us !"

Peter Seymour
Mondelez Europe
Marketing Director Chocolate

Currently Peter gets to play with all of our fantastic brands in Europe; Cadbury, Milka, Cote D’or and Toblerone. He guides them, helps create innovation and works with an exceptional team.
Previously Peter looked after our UK, Ireland and Nordic Coffee businesses; leading our Kenco & Gevalia brands and re-inventing our business with Tassimo in On Demand.
Before that Peter had a go at most things within our company; Selling, Equity, Innovation and Trade Marketing. 17 Years with the business in total. It seems like yesterday when he started!

"Great ideas can come from anywhere. They stand out, they live both emotionally and rationally in our minds at the same time. Unique ideas inspire us and change the way we think. The challenge is to come up with one! "

Wilbur Strickland
Mondelez International (formerly Kraft Foods)
Vice President Research, Development & Quality (RD&Q), Global Chocolate

Wilbur leads RD&Q strategic planning, design, and development of product and package platform innovations for the $10B+ Mondelez International Global Chocolate category.  Wilbur has over 25 years of experience in leading and developing teams for consumer products multinationals.  He is the inventor / co-inventor on nine patents.

"Great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. Challenge yourself and challenge us to create new, better, and different Chocolate experiences. Please dream, play, and create some magic!"

Bharat Puri
Mondelez International (formerly Kraft Foods)
Senior Vice President Global Chocolate Category

Bharat has joined Mondelez (Kraft Foods) from Cadbury, where he has previously held a number of increasingly responsible business roles, including President of Cadbury India.

"I am looking for ideas that can change the face of chocolate in the future. Think of it this way: if chocolate was invented today, for today’s world and today’s lives, what would it look like?"