Thibault is Vice President, Consumer Packaged Goods at Fair Trade USA, a nonprofit and the leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America. Thibault leads the growth of the Consumer Packaged Goods category, helping mission-driven and innovative brands develop sustainable supply chains and bring to market products made with Fair Trade Certified ingredients across multiple commodities including cocoa, sugar, coconut, and tea.
Thibault has over 25 years of leadership and international experience in specialty retail and food and beverage. He held several senior executive positions at Blockbuster and Jamba Juice including business development, category management, and general management of US and international retail operations. He also served as an independent consultant focusing on business development strategies in international markets. Prior to moving to the US, Thibault worked for 10 years at McKinsey and The Chase Manhattan Bank in France. He earned a Masters in Business from Hautes Etudes Commerciales in Paris, France.