Egg Industry News and Commentary

  —  Apr 12

BRF Restructures


According to an article in the March 30th edition of Food Bev Media, posted by Dow Jones Factiva Brazilian protein producer BRF has undergone a major restricting.  This follows the marked decline in sales during the fourth quarter of the previous fiscal year recently completed, followed by the allegations of illegal practices involving food inspection and export certification. 


Alexandre Almeida will replace the outgoing CEO as head of BRF in Brazil.  Leonardo Byrro will assume the position of V.P. of Supply and Simon Cheng will head a Response Management Division involved in crisis control.  Pedro Faria will be responsible for the “Business Management Division” to promote Company growth and quality control in addition to day-to-day activities.  Pedro Navio has been appointed to lead the BRF Strategic Global Marketing and Innovations function.  Quality control will now report directly to the CEO, Pedro