The role also sees Singh become a member of Mars Petcare’s global leadership team.
Singh will be responsible for some of the world’s largest pet food brands including Pedigree, Whiskas, Sheba and Cesar.
He will oversee a team of over 18,000 employees around the world. Prior to joining Mars, Singh spent six years at the L’Oréal Group, where he served as president working across consumer products and luxury divisions in North America.
Poul Weihrauch, president, Mars Petcare, said: “Ikdeep Singh has established himself as a strong, well-respected leader. He brings a wealth of global experience to the role and has a clear focus on our people and Purpose: A Better World for Pets.”
Singh added: “It’s an honour to take on this role leading this iconic business for some of the world’s most-loved brands. I am inspired by our Purpose, and am delighted to be working alongside talented Associates, customers and partners to bring this to life.”