Mr. Khan joined Kellogg from U.S. Foods Holding Corp. where he has held the CFO position since 2013 and successfully led the company's initial public offering last year. Prior to U.S Foods, Mr. Khan served as senior vice president and CFO at United Stationers and spent 12 years at USG Corporation in a variety of finance, business and leadership roles.
"Fareed is a proven business leader whose deep expertise and diverse background make him the right choice as our new CFO and leader of our global finance organization," said John Bryant, Kellogg chairman and CEO. "Having served in finance leadership, as well as commercial and operational roles, Fareed will play a critical role in driving our 2020 Growth Plan and 350 basis-point margin expansion goal. We look forward to welcoming him to the Kellogg team."