Pekka Kuusniemi will join the Benecol making company Raisio from the Oras Group where he served as President and CEO.
Pekka Kuusniemi says that his key tasks will be to promote profitable growth in line with the Group’s strategy in Finland and abroad, and to increase shareholder value.
Judith Bryans, CEO of Dairy UK, has been elected as new President of the International Dairy Federation.
New IDF President Judith Bryans is the first female president in its history. She emphasizes IDF’s role as being one strong global voice that can create consensus within the dairy sector. With her election, former IDF President Jeremy Hill passed on the baton and also emphasized the importance of an overarching dairy federation.
Judith Bryans has a PhD in Nutrition and quickly became Chief Executive of the Dairy Council UK. Later Judith Bryans took over as chief executive of Dairy UK, which is a trade association representing processers and farmers in the UK.