Esther Berrozpe was named president of Whirlpool Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and executive vice president of Whirlpool Corporation on May 1, 2013. Previously, she was vice president European Markets for Whirlpool EMEA.
Prior to joining Whirlpool, Berrozpe held positions with Wella Group in Spain, Sara Lee and Paglieri in Italy. She joined Whirlpool EMEA in 2000. At Whirlpool, Berrozpe has held a number of positions of increasing scope and responsibility, starting in Spain as marketing director, then moving on to the EMEA HQ in Italy where she led the brand team and the cooking category. In 2008 she moved to the United States, where she was vice president Brands and Products North America prior to returning to Europe in 2012.
Esther holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from ESTE, Deusto University in Spain. Through the Erasmus program she completed executive training in Economics and International business at the University of Bergamo, Italy.