Lisa Gibby | Influence 100

Lisa Gibby

Chief Communications Officer



Swiss multinational Nestlé elevated Lisa Gibby to senior VP of corporate comms and public affairs, placing her on the executive board reporting in directly to CEO Mark Schneider, in 2020. She has served as the food and beverage behemoth’s VP of corporate communications since 2014 and was praised for her ‘outstanding track record’ notably in stakeholder engagement and building digital capabilities.

Before that, she was director of global comms at The One Campaign. She’s also held senior communications roles at AOL, HBO and Weber Shandwick.

Gibby leads Nestle’s global communications strategy, including media relations, corporate digital and content, public affairs and employee engagement. During her time with Nestlé she has supported the launch of the company’s Project Opportunity career acceleration initiative, the introduction of a Parental Support Policy and numerous product reformations and sustainability achievements.

Schneider said of Gibby when promoting her in 2020: ‘As a strategic, collaborative leader, Lisa’s unique set of skills and experiences will continue to advance our global communications and public affairs work in support of the business.’