April 2017 handed over the office of Chairman of the Board of Nestlé S.A., appointed as Chairman Emeritus
April 2008 handed over the office of CEO and remained Chairman of the Board of Nestlé S.A.
April 2005 elected Chairman of the Board of Nestlé S.A.
April 2001 elected Vice Chairman of the Board of Nestlé S.A.
June 1997 at the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Nestlé S.A., Peter Brabeck-Letmathe was elected Member of the Board of Directors. On the same day, the Board appointed him Chief Executive Officer of Nestlé S.A.
January 1992? appointed Executive Vice President of Nestlé S.A. with worldwide leadership of Strategic Business Groups while simultaneously being in charge of Marketing, Consumer and Corporate Communications, and Public Affairs.
1987 transferred to Nestlé's international headquarters in Vevey as Senior Vice President in charge of the Culinary Products Division, with a worldwide responsibility for that sector.
1983 appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Nestlé Venezuela.
1981 appointed Chief Executive Officer, Nestlé Ecuador.
1970 national Sales Manager, later Director of Marketing, Nestlé Chile.
1968 joined the Nestlé Group's operating company in Austria. There Peter Brabeck-Letmathe started as a salesman, later becoming a specialist for new products.
Degree in Economics at the University of World Trade, Vienna
Vice Chairman, Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum
Independent Director, Delta Topco Limited, Jersey
Member, Board of Directors, Salt
President, Geneva Science and Diplomacy Anticipator (GSDA) foundation
President, Foundation Board of the Verbier Festival
Vice Chairman, L'Oréal (FR)
Board member, Roche (CH)
Board member, Credit Suisse (CH)
Board member, Exxon Mobil Corporation, Texas
Board member, Amrop Partnership SCRL
Chairman, 2030 Water Resource Group (WRG)
Honors and awards
Austrian Cross of Honour for service to the Republic of Austria
La Orden Mexicana del Aguila Azteca
La Orden Francisco de Miranda (Venezuela)
Schumpeter Prize for outstanding contribution in Economics
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws from the University of Alberta (Canada)
Inducted into the American Advertising Federation’s “Advertising Hall of Fame” (USA) in 2017