The Company

Our client is an internationally renowned fresh food business with operations across the world and supplying leading retailers. The Group continues to grow its interests through significant investment in production, variety development and route to market and are now looking for a Managing Director to lead one of their strongest performing divisions in the fruit category.

The Role

Based in the Netherlands, the Managing Director will have full P&L responsibility for the business, developing and implementing the strategies, operations, people and culture to deliver on the objectives for the business and Group. The role will develop a clear informed strategic perspective of the business and the markets in which it operates through key relationships; both internally and with customers, suppliers and wider industry stakeholders, to ensure the business is best positioned, now and for the future.

The Candidate

The successful Managing Director will have high level of commercial and operational awareness of the European fresh food supply chain with a clear vision on how to leverage the strengths of our clients offer at regional and group level to create new, innovative and robust strategies that will position the business as a suitable, long term partner of choice for the European fruit market.

For more information on this confidential opportunity, please contact Darren Houghton on or 0044  203 7957735.

To find out more about our current opportunities, please call 0113 834 6634.

You can also request a call back

Follow us

Oakgate House, 25 Market Place, Wetherby, Leeds LS22 6LQ
33 St James's Square, London, SW1Y 4JS