Long-Time Ferrero Exec Capurso To Lead Ferrara

Marco Capurso

Chicago — Marco Capurso has assumed the role of CEO at Ferrara Candy Co., Inc., effective September 1, taking over from Todd Siwak, who has moved to Ferrero North America as president and chief business officer.

Capurso previously served as the chief business officer, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa for Ferrero. He has been with the company for nearly 25 years with experience in international market expansion across multiple continents. He has served in various domestic and global roles on three continents ranging from marketing to business management.

According to the company, Capurso will intensify Ferrara’s focus on international growth of its sugar confections.