David Downie has joined the board of the NWF Group of animal feed, fuels distribution and food logistics businesses as a non-executive director. He will also chair its remuneration committee.
Mr Downie was chief executive of Agrii from 2014 to last year, appointed to draw up and implement a three-year strategy with Agrii founder and chairman Declan Giblin and his senior team.
A chartered accountant, he has wide experience at board level in blue-chip companies, including more than fifteen years at ASDA in roles including director of retail Finance, retail director and in logistics. He has also held a number of non-executive directorships.
He is currently a non executive director of Café 2 U; Coffee Global; and Red Bean Coffee.
“I am delighted to welcome David to the Board of NWF,” says Group chief executive Richard Whiting. “His experience will be of value in developing the Group going forward.”