Jorge Hileman is the President of Latin America. He joined Johnson Professional in 1997.
Jorge has over 27 years of experience and has a strong track record of success in senior finance and business roles with increasing responsibility in complex, regional environments.
Jorge held finance and strategic planning positions in several global companies including Cargill and Andersen Consulting before joining Johnson Wax in 1997. From 1997 to 2005, he undertook key financial roles including Regional Finance Director of LATAM and led several regional projects including the separation of Johnson Professional from Johnson Wax, and the business integration of JohnsonDiversey due to the acquisition of DiverseyLever from Johnson Professional. In 2005, he assumed the Cluster South Managing Director position that included Argentina, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia.
In 2009 Jorge was appointed as Institutional & Laundry Business Unit LATAM Leader, managing the whole region from Mexico to Argentina, and became part of the Americas Senior Management Team. After the acquisition by Sealed Air, he was appointed to Vice President of Diversey Care Division for LATAM and a member of the Global Senior Diversey Care Team, which undertook the redesign of Diversey Care’s business and organizational model.
Two years later, Jorge was appointed as a President of LATAM with the focus of identifying and implementing operational and commercial synergies within Sealed Air’s three divisions (Diversey Care, Product Care and Food Care).
Jorge holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from UCA (Universidad Catolica Argentina) and a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from IDEA (Instituto de desarrollo Empresarial Argentino).