Sam B. Rovit
Mr. Rovit is President and Chief Executive Officer of CTI Foods, a food service manufacturer. Prior to joining CTI in 2015, Mr. Rovit was an Executive Vice President at Kraft Foods for four years during which he was variously responsible for corporate strategy, M&A, IT, Planters Nuts, and the Refrigerated Meals Business Unit, which included Oscar Mayer and Lunchables.
Mr. Rovit's experience also includes two years as President and CEO of Swift & Company, and 18 years as a senior partner at Bain & Company where he was responsible for the global M&A practice. At Bain, Mr. Rovit specialized in food, as well as distributed businesses such as retail, restaurants, and distributors/wholesalers.
Mr. Rovit is a Director of PSSI and a member of the Executive Committee of the North American Meat Institute (NAMI). He is a graduate of Harvard Business School, the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, and Duke University.