Head of Public Health Nutrition Department, Nestle Research Center
Jörg Spieldenner is head of the public health nutrition department at Nestlé Research Center, where he is responsible for the sustainable nutrition research program. He was previously global head of health economics for Nestlé Nutrition Institute. Spieldenner joined Nestlé in 2009 after holding positions as head of Switzerland’s National Prevention Programmes Division, professor at the University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, and executive director of a global NGO. He was a delegate and advisor to a German state health minister and served in the directorate of external relations at the European Commission. Spieldenner lectures at universities of applied sciences in Zurich and Lausanne.