September 26, 2023

LONDON — Valeo Meals Group, a client packaged items firm primarily based in Eire, has appointed Kevin Moore as UK chief govt officer, efficient June 5. Mr. Moore would be the firm’s first chief of all the UK portfolio, which incorporates Valeo Snackfoods, Rowse and Matthew Walker companies.

“I’m very excited to be becoming a member of Valeo Meals, and see big alternative to additional creating an thrilling UK enterprise” Mr. Moore mentioned.

Mr. Moore joins Valeo Meals from UK-based meals and beverage producer Greencore, the place he labored for 25 years in quite a lot of roles, most just lately as group deputy CEO. For the previous few months, Wayne Hudson has acted in a help function to the UK enterprise and now will assume the function of adviser as Mr. Moore settles into the brand new place.

Valeo Meals, which was acquired by Bain Capital Credit in 2021, has a portfolio that features  snacks, sweets, baking and meal elements, and drinks. In line with the corporate, revenues have elevated five-fold and reached €1.2 billion ($1.31 billion) for the reason that firm was based in 2010. Final yr, Valeo Meals entered the North American market with the acquisition of Canada-based maple syrup firm Les Industries Bernard & Fils Ltd. from Phoenix Companions, a Montreal-based personal fairness group.

“I’m thrilled that Valeo Meals has been in a position to appeal to a expertise of the caliber of Kevin, and look ahead to supporting his thrilling plans for the way forward for the enterprise and group within the UK,” mentioned Ronald Kers, incoming Group CEO.