05/01/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Irene Rosenfeld's Compensation Rose As Company Lost

CHICAGO, March 31 (Reuters) - Kraft Foods Inc (KFT.N) CEO Irene Rosenfeld's compensation package rose about 50 percent to $17 million last year, due in large part to increased stock, stock options and annual incentive awards.

Rosenfeld's salary was about $1.5 million in 2008, up from $1.4 million the prior year, the largest North American food company said in its annual proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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