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 posts 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 Italy and the United States, where she was vice president brands and products prior to returning to Europe 2012.
Berrozpe holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from Deusto University in Spain. Through the Erasmus program she also attended courses in Economics and International Business at the University of Bergamo, in Italy.