Tim Hand



Tim is a partner at Kinetic12, a Chicago-based Foodservice consulting firm that works with manufacturers, operators, distributors and private equity firms. For the past 9 years Tim has consulted and led engagements with a variety of B2B clients to tackle a broad range of strategy, portfolio, innovation and customer/supplier planning projects.

He has more than 25 years’ experience in marketing and strategy. He worked at Kraft Foods for 17 years across a number of categories and brands.  He managed the Canadian Kraft Foodservice business and was also head of strategy and business development for the $2B North American Foodservice division.

Tim co-led the development of several IFMA industry best practices, including Supply Chain Optimization, Joint Business Planning and Collaborative Innovation.