Appointments

Philippe (JP) Tournoy. Pic: Ciranda

Appointments

Ciranda names new CEO to succeed founder Friese

By Anthony Myers

Ciranda, a leading supplier of organic and fair-trade food ingredients, has announced that Jean-Philippe (JP) Tournoy will become the company’s new chief executive officer.

Sridhar Ramamurthy. Pic: pladis

Appointments

pladis announces Sridhar Ramamurthy as new CFO

By Anthony Myers

Ramamurthy joins the pladis leadership team as it focuses on driving innovation to increase revenues, improve operating capabilities, capture productivity and enhance profitability.

Mike Forbes. Pic: Alter Eco

Executives on the move

Alter Eco names former General Mills exec as new CEO

By Douglas Yu

Chocolate maker Alter Eco has named Mike Forbes as its new CEO, as co-founders Edouard Rollet and Mathieu Senard are shifting their focus to establishing the Alter Eco Foundation, a nonprofit for social and environmental change set to launch in 2019.

Andreas Pfluger. Pic: Lindt&Sprüngli

News in brief

Shock as Andreas Pfluger leaves Lindt

By Anthony Myers

Departure of integration head of Russell Stover comes as surprise, could a move to Hershey be on the cards for Lindt veteran?