STAKEHOLDER PANEL ON INFANT FORMULA AND ADULT NUTRITIONALS (SPIFAN)
Robert Rankin, INCA Executive Director
Robert Rankin is Executive Director of the Infant Nutrition Council of America (INCA), an association of manufacturers and marketers of formulated nutrition products, including infant formula, adult nutritionals, and foods for special medical purposes. Robert has worked with INCA since 2005, and is responsible for oversight on regulatory, legislative, technical and other issues. Robert works closely with officials at key U.S. Government agencies including the Food and Drug Administration and
the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He also works with other U.S. and international government agencies on issues facing the infant formula industry. He has extensive experience in the development and communication of industry positions and has testified before U.S. state legislatures, the World Health Organization and local authorities. Robert is a Vice President at Kellen, a global professional services firm specializing in trade associations, professional societies and communications. In addition to INCA, Robert also serves as President of the Calorie Control Council and Executive Director of the International Food Additives Council.