Michael Mullen | Influence 100
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Michael Mullen

SVP of Corporate & Government Affairs
Kraft Heinz


Mullen, who joined Heinz in 1998, became the communications chief for the newly merged Kraft Heinz Company in 2015. The billion-dollar food company tends to be closely watched for its plans for industry-changing mergers, maintaining factories and, of course, food safety issues — among others.

Mullen is responsible for all global internal and external communications, corporate social responsibility, government affairs, global media relations and corporate reputation management. Hevw z is the Company’s chief media spokesperson and is also responsible for the Kraft Heinz Foundation, real estate and facilities.