Elected until: 2021. First elected: 2011. Nationality: British/Swiss.
Petraea Heynike (born in 1947) was Executive Vice President and member of the Executive Board of Nestlé S.A until April 2011. She holds a B.A. Degree in Psychology and Mathematical Statistics and a M.A. degree in English.
Petraea Heynike joined Nestlé in 1972 where she held various positions in different countries in the areas of Strategy, Sales and Marketing and Executive Management. In March 2009, she was appointed Executive Vice President Nestlé S.A., responsible for the Strategic Business Units, Marketing, Sales and Nespresso.
She is on the Advisory Board of the Schulich School of Business, Canada and the Campus Strategy Committee of Aiglon College, Switzerland.