Jaguar the fresh company bv of The Netherlands has announced that Vincent van Kuijen will join the company as Managing Director on 1 January 2022. After a long career in the mainstream cheese sector, Vincent in recent years was Commercial Director of Hessing Supervers.
Kees Rijnhout: “Vincent is a seasoned food specialist who has an innovative view of fresh produce. Together with our existing management team, he will expand Jaguar's market position, mainly by intensifying relationships with our (international) retail customers."
Van Kuijen says he specifically wants to use his experience to further innovate Jaguar's service delivery. “My expertise in translating and fulfilling the needs of retailers, coupled with Jaguar's excellent global network of fruit producers brings solid opportunities to create new models of collaboration. With the support of Jaguar’s excellent team, we will take our service delivery to the next level of excellence and build market share.”
Kees Rijnhout will remain actively involved as shareholder, and will focus on intensifying the collaboration with Greenfood AB. This innovative food company from Sweden – with a focus on freshness and convenience – recently acquired shareholding in Jaguar.