Irwin D. Simon
"Irwin D. Simon is the founder of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. and has been our President and Chief Executive Officer and a director since our inception. Mr. Simon was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors in April 2000. Previously, Mr. Simon was employed in various marketing capacities at Slim-Fast Foods Company and The Haagen-Dazs Company, a division of Grand Metropolitan, plc. Mr. Simon currently serves as a lead director of Jarden Corporation, an independent non-executive director of Yeo Hiap Seng Limited and as a director of several privately-held companies. During the last five years, Mr. Simon also served as a director of Marathon Acquisition Corp. Mr. Simon also participates in several industry and charitable organizations including The New York State Council on Food Policy. Mr. Simon is the past chapter chairman of YPO?Gotham Chapter, New York City."
Resources and articles
- Forbes Irwin D. Simon, organizational web page, accessed April 3, 2012.