Jacques Straathof to be new CFO of VION Food
2 May 2014 – VION Food has announced that Mr Jacques Straathof (52) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of VION Food. Jacques Straathof will start his new job on 19 May 2014, reporting to Michiel Herkemij, CEO of VION Food, and will be a member of the Management Board of VION Food.
Jacques Straathof has held a number of financial managerial positions in Food and Retail during his career. Among other things, he was CFO for Ahold in Spain and CFO of the Sperwer Group (PLUS and Spar supermarkets).
Michiel Herkemij CEO VION Food: “Jacques Straathof brings a great deal of national and international experience to the Management Board of VION Food. He is an all-round financial professional with a proven track record in complex turnarounds, and I am delighted that he is coming to strengthen our team.”