James Simmons is the Managing Director of Unilever South Central Europe since September 2017, leading the business in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Moldova, Montenegro and Adria. Prior to this appointment, James led Unilever’s operations in the Great Caribbean, as part of the Latin American business group. This region spans 20 markets, including Haiti and Cuba.
James Simmons has over 20 years of experience in Unilever, in Marketing, Customer Development and General Management. From 2009 to 2014, he was Vice President, Customer Development for the UK and Ireland business, one of the biggest markets for Unilever.