We note further advancement for Christopher Beath at Jacobs Douwe Egberts in The Netherlands. He becomes Global Commodity Sourcing Director, up from Director of Green Coffee Operations and previously directing coffee and tea procurement. Before moving to JDE, Christopher was VP/Head of the procurement business unit for Kraft Heinz in Chicago.
Christiano Borges in Brazil moves up from COO to CEO at Ipanema Coffees. In more than 15 years at the company, Christiano was also at one time its Financial Director.
Finally, we have news from Glencore that Colin Iles has been named the new head of its sugar business, a role that he will take on alongside his current position as Head of Cotton Trading.