Stanford University, bachelor's degree
University of Michigan Ross School of Business, MBA
As controller, Kofi Bruce is responsible for the company's planning and analysis.
He also oversees:
- External and internal financial reporting
- Accounting policy and systems
- Enterprise risk management
- Internal controls
- Global internal audit
Bruce joined General Mills in 2008, following 10 years of experience with Ecolab and Ford Motor Company.
While at General Mills, Bruce has served in many capacities including treasurer, vice president, Finance for Yoplait, and vice president, Finance for Convenience & Foodservice and Global Revenue Development.
In his most recent role in Convenience & Foodservice, his leadership helped drive success on all the segment's key initiatives. He enabled significant improvement to this business model, which grew to historic profitability.