Anpario, the independent manufacturer of natural sustainable animal feed additives for health, nutrition and biosecurity is pleased to announce the appointment of Kate Allum as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 1 February 2021.
Kate has an extensive track record of senior executive and Non-Executive leadership roles in the food supply chain and agriculture industries. Her previous executive roles include Head of European Supply Chain at McDonald's Restaurants and Chief Executive of First Milk, the British farmer-owned dairy co-operative. Kate is currently a Non-Executive Director of Cranswick plc, a leading UK food producer and Origin Enterprises plc, an international agri-services business.
Peter Lawrence, Chairman, stated;
"We are delighted Kate will be joining the Board as a Non-Executive Director bringing valuable commercial insights and extensive board committee and ESG experience. Kate's appointment is part of a Board succession plan alongside the appointment of Matthew Robinson as announced on 8 January additional updates are expected in the run up to the next AGM in June. Kate's appointment reflects Anpario's commitment to not only grow the business, but also to environmental and sustainability considerations, as well as the benefits our natural products deliver to both farmers and meat processors in producing safe and sustainable food for consumers."
The following information is disclosed in accordance with Rule 17 and paragraph (g) of Schedule 2 of the AIM Rules for Companies:
Helen Catherine Devonald 'Kate' Allum (aged 55) holds or has held the following directorships or partnerships in the past five years:
Stock Spirits Group plc
Origin Enterprises plc
The Universities and Colleges Employers' Association
Ballater (RD) Limited
Cedo Holdings Limited
Cedo Household products Limited1
Deco acquisitions Limited
1Cedo Household products Limited was dissolved via compulsory strike-off on 18 February 2020.
Kate Allum resigned as a director of CNP (UK) Limited on 11 March 2014, the Company was dissolved via compulsory strike-off on 4 November 2014. Kate Allum resigned as a director of Chemical Nutritional Products Limited on 11 March 2014, the Company was dissolved via compulsory strike-off on 18 November 2014.