Dana McNabb

Chief Strategy & Growth Officer at General Mills

Dana McNabb was named Chief Strategy & Growth Officer in May 2021. Before this, McNabb was group president of the company's Europe and Australia (EUAU) segment. Prior to that, McNabb was President of the U.S. Cereal Operating Unit, which includes brands like Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Chex, Lucky Charms and Wheaties. She joined the U.S. cereal team in 2015 as the Vice President of Marketing for the Circle of Champions Business Unit. McNabb was promoted to President, U.S. Cereal Operating Unit in 2016. In 2019, in addition to leading Cereal, she served as interim President for the U.S Snacks Operating Unit.

She started with General Mills in the Canadian Division. McNabb’s marketing experience has spanned our major businesses, including Big G cereals, snacks, new products and meals.

McNabb has extensive global experience. She worked in Switzerland as Vice President of Global Marketing for Cereal Partners, Worldwide, the General Mills cereal joint venture with Nestle. In this role, she led a comprehensive restructuring of the marketing operations.

McNabb is a graduate of University of Ottawa with a Bachelor’s degree. She completed her MBA at the London School of Business.



  • Chief Strategy & Growth Officer

    August, 2021 - present

  • Group President, Europe & Australia

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