Campbell Soup Co. today (22 May) announced the appointment of Jennifer Driscoll as vice president, investor relations.

Driscoll will report to Campbell's CFO and chief administrative officer, Craig Owens.

Driscoll succeeds Leonard Griehs, who retires at the end of July.

Commenting on the appointment, Owens said: "Jennifer Driscoll brings a wealth of experience to the role. Throughout her career, she has consistently created value for the organisations at which she worked. She will be a welcome addition to our finance team. I fully anticipate a smooth transition due to our strong finance organization. I also want to acknowledge Len's many contributions to Campbell through the years."

Since 2006, Driscoll has served as vice president of IR at Best Buy.