About Us

Maple Leaf Foods is Canada’s leading consumer packaged meats company, headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. We make high-quality, great tasting, nutritious and innovative food products under leading brands including Maple Leaf®, Maple Leaf Prime®, Maple Leaf Natural Selections®, Schneiders®, Schneiders Country Naturals® and Mina™. Our Company employs approximately 12,000 people in its operations across Canada and exports to more than 20 global markets including the U.S. and Asia.

Our People & Values

Maple Leaf Foods is a strong, values-based company where we take pride in doing what’s right for our consumers, customers, our people and the communities where we live and work.

At Maple Leaf, our people thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment that fosters individual leadership, where they have a voice and play an active part in achieving the company's goals by executing with passion and discipline. Our team is passionate about personal growth. We support one another to learn new skills and take on challenging experiences in the spirit of continuous improvement.

Maple Leaf Foods is committed to complying to the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act and our related policies are available upon request. Read our accessibility statement.

Maple Leaf Leadership Values

  • Do What's Right

    By acting with integrity, behaving responsibly, and treating people with respect

  • Deliver winning results

    By expecting to win, owning personal and collective accountability to deliver; taking appropriate risks without fear of failure while challenging for constant improvement

  • Build collaborative teams

    By attracting only the best people, serving, recognizing and rewarding their development and success; fostering a collaborative and open environment with the freedom to disagree but always making timely decisions and aligning behind them

  • Get things done in a fact based, disciplined way

    By seizing the initiative with the highest level of urgency and energy; meeting all commitments responsively while being objective, analytical and using effective process

  • Learn and Grow, Inwardly and Outwardly

    By being introspective personally and organizationally, freely admitting mistakes or development needs; deeply understanding and connecting with consumers and stakeholders globally as a primary source of learning and growth

  • Dare to be transparent, passionate and humble

    By having the self-confidence and courage to be completely candid and direct; willing to communicate openly in a trusting manner; acting with passion, conviction and personal humility, especially when delivering winning results

Our Leadership Team

  • Ben Brooks
    Ben Brooks

    Senior Vice President and General Manager, Poultry

    View Bio
  • Rocco Cappuccitti
    Rocco Cappuccitti

    Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary

    View Bio
  • Chris Compton
    Chris Compton

    Senior Vice President, Foodservice Sales and Marketing.

    View Bio
  • Curtis Frank
    Curtis Frank

    Senior Vice President, Retail Sales

    View Bio
  • Adam Grogan
    Adam Grogan

    Senior Vice President, Marketing and Innovation

    View Bio
  • Ian Henry
    Ian Henry

    Senior Vice President, People

    View Bio
  • Randall Huffman
    Randall Huffman

    Senior Vice President, Operations and Chief Food Safety Officer

    View Bio
  • Bill Kaldis
    Bill Kaldis

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Information Solutions

    View Bio
  • Lynda Kuhn
    Lynda Kuhn

    Senior Vice President, Sustainability and Public Affairs

    View Bio
  • Richard A. Lan
    Richard A. Lan

    Chief Customer Officer

    View Bio
  • Gary Maksymetz
    Gary Maksymetz

    Chief Operating Officer

    View Bio
  • Rory McAlpine
    Rory McAlpine

    Senior Vice President, Government and Industry Relations

    View Bio
  • Michael H. McCain
    Michael H. McCain

    President and Chief Executive Officer

    View Bio
  • Debbie Simpson
    Debbie Simpson

    Chief Financial Officer

    View Bio
  • Iain Stewart
    Iain Stewart

    Senior Vice President and General Manager, Fresh Pork

    View Bio
  • Richard Young
    Richard Young

    Senior Vice President, Transformation

    View Bio