Discover the latest industry news as Ivan Siqueira takes the helm as President of Pilgrim’s Europe. Get insights into Pilgrim’s strategic move for enhanced collaboration and its commitment to delivering top-quality products to customers during the holiday season. Explore Siqueira’s vision for organic growth and innovation in the region’s food industry.
Ivan Siqueira Elevated to President of Pilgrim’s Europe: A Strategic Move for Enhanced Collaboration
Ivan Siqueira had joined Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. in January 2022. He brought with him nearly three decades of experience in the food industry. Before becoming part of the Pilgrim’s Pride team, Siqueira worked for Seara Foods as the Executive Director.
Siqueira’s appointment as the President of Pilgrim’s Europe marked a strategic move by the company to enhance collaboration among its European businesses. In this role, he was responsible for overseeing various aspects of the company’s European operations, including Pilgrim’s UK, Moy Park, Pilgrim’s Food Masters, and Pilgrim’s Shared Services Ltd.
Ivan Siqueira Takes Helm of Diverse Portfolio in Pilgrim’s Europe Leadership Role, Ensuring Holiday Excellence in Pilgrim’s UK
In his new role, Siqueira will be entrusted with overseeing a diverse portfolio that includes Pilgrim’s UK, Moy Park, Pilgrim’s Food Masters, and Pilgrim’s Shared Services Ltd. Notably, Siqueira will also maintain his position as the interim President of Pilgrim’s UK until a suitable successor is identified. This dual responsibility underscores Pilgrim’s commitment to delivering top-quality and innovative products to its customers, especially during the crucial holiday season.
Ivan Siqueira’s journey with Pilgrim’s began in January 2022, where he brought nearly three decades of invaluable industry experience. Before joining Pilgrim’s Pride, he served as the Executive Director at Seara Foods. In response to his new role, Siqueira expressed his honor and enthusiasm, emphasizing the potential for bringing the various business units closer together. He envisions this move as a means to drive organic growth and enhance Pilgrim’s acquisition strategy, further solidifying their position as a leading food company in the region.
Siqueira shared his thoughts, stating, “I’m honored to take on this new strategic position, which I believe will bring the business units closer together while allowing us to pursue organic growth and enhance our acquisition strategy to continue building the best food company in the region. I will continue to focus on ensuring Pilgrim’s UK delivers excellence for our customers during this crucial period. I’m also looking forward to working with the wider Pilgrim’s family to build on our respective strengths and foundations and provide best-in-class service.”
In summary, Ivan Siqueira’s appointment as the President of Pilgrim’s Europe signifies a pivotal step towards stronger collaboration and growth within the company. With his extensive experience and strategic vision, Siqueira is poised to lead Pilgrim’s into a new era of excellence and innovation in the food industry.