TreeHouse Foods Inc., maker of Lofthouse cookies and other instore bakery goods, has named a new executive.

Lee Wise joined Oak Brook, Ill.-based TreeHouse July 5 as vice president and treasurer, according to a company news release.

Wise comes to TreeHouse from Mead Johnson Nutrition Company, where he was also vice president and treasurer.

In addition to Lofthouse cookies, TreeHouse also markets artisan breads, cakes and a wide range of non-bakery  fresh, refrigerated and frozen products to grocery retailers.

“We are delighted to bring someone of Lee’s caliber on board,” says Matthew Foulston, TreeHouse’s vice president and chief financial officer. “His treasury experience coupled with his food industry background will be instrumental as we continue to optimize our cash flow and our capital structure.”