Chief Executive Officer
Michael Graydon is Chief Executive Officer of Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC) the national trade association representing Canada’s food, beverage and consumer goods manufacturers.
Graydon has more than 15 years of experience leading organizations in a President and CEO role. He recently led the British Columbia Lottery Corporation as well as a casino development company. He has experience with a retailer buying group and in a variety of important industries, including advertising, grocery retail, food service and food processing.
Graydon attended Western University in London, Ontario and INSEAD, one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools.
These roles provide experience with many facets of the food and consumer products industry, as well as multi-stakeholder engagement and management with industry partners and key consumer groups. Graydon offers a broad Canadian perspective, having worked in Nova Scotia, Ontario and, most recently, British Columbia.
Grocery Panel: Michael Graydon of Food and Consumer Products of Canada and David Wilkes of Retail Council of Canada join Thomas A. Barlow of Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers to discuss opportunities and challenges in the marketplace.