Ruben Alcaraz is an inside-outside thinker, strategist and innovator. A high performing leader credited with balancing innovative and agile consumer learning methodologies with business expertise within highly competitive environments and consumer ecosystems. As one colleague said about him, “He's a fearless innovator, a provocative thinker, a consummate business pro, and most of all a fantastic "big picture" insights leader.”
His passion for storytelling and continual learning has lead him from positions with cutting edge clothing brands to shopper marketing and insight and innovation management with today’s leading pet care brands. His current role involves strategic planning, innovation and insights with Nestle Purina.
Ruben’s career has taken him around the world and he currently lives in St. Louis with his wife and two children.