Board Appointment at Alliance16 April 2014
NEW ZEALAND – New Zealand meat processor Alliance Group has appointed Vanessa Stoddart to the board.
Ms Stoddart, who has held a number of senior management positions with high-profile companies including Air New Zealand and Carter Holt Harvey, has joined the meat processor and exporter as an independent director.
The appointment follows the retirement of former director Owen Poole last year. Ms Stoddart will help oversee the cooperative’s strategic direction as it strengthens its position in key markets following a return to profitability last year.
Ms Stoddart has significant expertise in a wide range of industries. Up until last year, she was Group General Manager People & Technical Operations at Air New Zealand, where she played a key role in transforming the airline into a profitable award-winning company.
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