Stewart Dryburgh

General Manager

Nestlé International Travel Retail


Stewart Dryburgh is the General Manager of Nestlé International Travel Retail (NITR).
After graduating in Civil Engineering Dryburgh started a commercial career before completing a post-grad diploma in business in 1998. In the same year Dryburgh joined Nestlé UK undertaking senior roles in Sales and Marketing.

Dryburgh first lead the Nestlé International Travel Retail team from 2002 to 2005. During this period, he was influential in growing the size of the confectionery category in the channel and was a prominent supporter of the first Trinity Forum in 2003. In 2006, Dryburgh became General Manager for Confectionery in Nestlé India, then in 2009 returned to Switzerland as global marketing leader for Nestlé's no 1 confectionery brand KitKat©. In this role he accelerated the growth of this billionaire brand, establishing it as a world leader in digital communication.

Dryburgh returned to Nestlé International Travel Retail and is relishing the challenge of continuing to grow Nestlé's business in this dynamic channel.