Leendert den Hollander, Vice-President and General Manager, Great Britain, Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP), has been appointed as Vice-President of IGD, the food and grocery research and training charity.
Leendert den Hollander, Vice President and General Manager, Coca-Cola European Partners, said: “It is a great honour to take the reins as Vice-President of IGD, an organisation which has a unique role in bringing together our industry from farm to fork. IGD delivers some fantastic programmes across people development, youth employability and working towards a healthy and sustainable future, and I am hugely excited about the opportunity to play a role in its future work.”
Joanne Denney-Finch, IGD Chief Executive, added: “Leendert is well known in the industry and has shown that he is an avid supporter of IGD, in particular showing great commitment to our skills and employability programme, Feeding Britain’s Future. We’re very much looking forward to welcoming him as our new Vice-President.”
Leendert den Hollander will sit alongside IGD President Andy Clarke, who said he was “extremely pleased” at the appointment.