Rebecca Chou

European Coordinator
Rebecca Chou

Born in Michigan, the daughter of a minister and a teacher, Rebecca has spent her life connecting with others.  Rebecca graduated from the University of Cincinnati before starting a career in consumer goods and food.  She has spent time at the Kroger Company, Procter and Gamble and General Mills identifying and implementing creative solutions to everyday problems.  Her career has included managing partner relationships while in sourcing, and developing organizational and team strategies while in human resources.

She has recently moved with her husband, Josh and two sons, Walker and Kody to Lausanne, Switzerland where she is working hard to learn French, rock climbing, tennis, and alpine skiing.  When she is not working on a new skill, she enjoys camping, hiking, any warm weather water activity and global travel with her family.

General Mills
General Mills, the founding member of Partners in Food Solutions, is one of the world’s leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries and headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Cargill is an international producer and marketer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. Founded in 1865, the privately held company employs 150,000 people in 70 countries.
Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in Life Sciences and Materials Sciences DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders.
Bühler is a global leader in the field of process engineering, in particular production technologies and services for producing foods and manufacturing advanced materials. Bühler operates in over 140 countries and has a over 10,000 employees worldwide.
The Hershey Company, headquartered in Hershey, PA, is a global confectionery leader known for bringing goodness to the world through its chocolate, sweets, mints and other great-tasting snacks.
Ardent Mills
Ardent Mills is dedicated to helping our customers innovate and grow, with the industry’s broadest range of flours, mixes, blends and specialty products.
Inspired by more than 120 years of business success and five generations of family leadership, The J. M. Smucker Company makes food that people and pets love. The Company’s portfolio of 40+ brands, which are found in 90 percent of U.S. homes and countless restaurants, include iconic products consumers have always loved such as Folgers, Jif and Milk-Bone plus new favorites like Café Bustelo, Smucker’s Uncrustables and Rachael Ray Nutrish.