Ozo Innovations has announced that Tania Howarth, previously chief operating officer for Nomad Foods, has joined the board as chairman. In her precious role she was instrumental in leading the private equity backed carve-out of iconic frozen food brands Birds Eye, Findus & Iglo from Unilever.
Howarth said: “Innovation and sustainable use of resources are critical competences for food businesses seeking greater competitiveness in the current climate. I am very excited to be joining Ozo at this stage of its development and look forward to working with the board as the company grows and matures.”
Rowan Gardner, CEO of Ozo, added: “I am looking forward to working with Tania in her new role as chairman. Her industry insight will be valuable to focusing our strategy to help the business succeed and our customers to win.”