OMAHA — W.L. Hutton has been named president of Consumer Foods International at ConAgra Foods, Inc. Hutton will lead the company’s Consumer Foods International business and develop strategies that align with the company’s goal to double its international business.

“Bill is experienced with creating value in integrating acquisitions and has proven his ability to build strong teams,” said Andre Hawaux, president of Consumer Foods. “He has vast experience in international business and a strong background in consumer goods. That background will serve him well as he leads Consumer Foods’ international growth strategies and evaluates opportunities in emerging markets.”

Hutton was previously vice-president and general manager of PepsiAmericas Inc., Poland/Baltics.