William R. Johnson is a businessperson who has been at the head of 5 different companies. Presently, Mr. Johnson holds the position of Chairman for Sovos Brands Intermediate, Inc., Chairman of Noosa Yoghurt LLC (a subsidiary of Sovos Brands Intermediate, Inc.) and Non-Executive Chairman for United Parcel Service, Inc.
He is also on the board of Plenty Unlimited, Inc., United Parcel Service of America, Inc. and Neighborhood Health Clinic, Inc.
In his past career he occupied the position of Non-Executive Chairman of Education Management Corp., Operating Partner at Advent International Corp., Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of H.J. Heinz Co., Director at Georgia-Pacific LLC and Director at Grocery Manufacturers Association.
William R. Johnson received an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles and an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.