PE-owned Nellson Nutraceutical adds COO/CFO to board of directors

Nellson Nutraceutical, which is owned by Kohlberg & Company, has added Ted Schouten to its board of directors. The appointment is effective immediately. Schouten is currently the company’s chief operating officer and chief financial officer. Headquartered in Irwindale, Calif., Nellson is a provider of nutraceutical branded and private-label bar and powder products.


Irwindale, CA (PRWEB) February 12, 2014
Nellson Nutraceutical, L.L.C. (“Nellson” or the “Company”) announced today that Ted Schouten has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ted will also retain his current senior management role as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Nellson.
Ted has served on Nellson’s executive leadership team since joining the company as CFO in 2005. In 2008, he was also named COO, and today remains responsible for all aspects of operations, finance, information systems, human resources and supply chain across the company’s manufacturing footprint. Prior to his tenure with Nellson, Schouten held executive positions with Electronic Arts, Sara Lee Bakery and General Electric.
“I am honored to join our Board of Directors and look forward to contributing to the continued success of the company and the “One Nellson” team,” said Schouten.
Jack Rohrbach, Chairman of Nellson, commented: “Ted’s leadership has been and continues to be an important part of Nellson’s growth, and I am pleased to add his considerable abilities and experience to our Board.”
About Nellson
Founded in 1962, Nellson Nutraceutical, L.L.C. is the leading provider of nutraceutical branded and private-label bar and powder products in North America. The company designs and manufactures highly nutritious, fortified products that meet consumer demand for superior flavor, texture, convenience, and appetite appeal. Nellson works closely with its branded partners to develop unique and convenient food products by utilizing and formulating healthy & natural ingredients that complement today’s active lifestyles. For further information on Nellson and its various products, please visit our website at Nellson is owned by Kohlberg & Company, a leading U.S. middle-market private equity firm based in Mount Kisco, NY.