New Chairman Appointed to Carbery Group

 Breaking News
  • Deliveroo, Costa Coffee and BrewDog are the UK’s Fastest Growing Brands Deliveroo, Costa Coffee and BrewDog are growing in value faster than any other UK brands, according to the 2019 BrandZ™ Top 75 Most Valuable UK Brands, announced by WPP and Kantar. Vodafone remains the UK’s most valuable brand, worth US$26.5 billion (£21.5 billion), followed by HSBC and Shell. Deliveroo, at no.50 after increasing its value 54% [...]...
  • Arla Foods Ingredients Obtains GRAS Approval For Alpha-lactalbumin in Infant Formula Arla Foods Ingredients has obtained Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) approval relating to its use of alpha-lactalbumin in infant formula. The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued the company with a GRAS Notice known as a ‘no objection letter’. It states that it has no questions regarding the safety of fractionated whey protein concentrate [...]...
  • Java Republic is ‘Beverage Company of the Year 2019’ in Ireland Java Republic won the award of Beverage Company of the Year at the recent 2019 Food & Drink Business Awards. These prestigious awards celebrate the very best in food and drink manufacturing, retail, and food service across the island of Ireland. The Awards recognise the very best in the industry across 18 categories. For Java Republic winning Beverage [...]...
  • First Half Profits Fall at Bakkavor Group Bakkavor Group, the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK with a growing international presence in the US and China, has reported a sharp fall in operating profit to £29.3 million for the 26-week period ended 29 June 2019, compared to £54.1 million in the prior period. Group revenue was up 1.4% at [...]...
  • Norwegian Salmon Ranked Most Sustainable Among World’s Largest Protein Producers Norwegian aquaculture companies hold four out of the top 10 spots in the 2019 Coller FAIRR Protein Index, ranking 60 of the world’s largest publicly-listed protein producers on how they perform on sustainability. The Index looked at how the world’s largest producers of meat, dairy and seafood performs on various risk factors relating to sustainability. The [...]...

New Chairman Appointed to Carbery Group

New Chairman Appointed to Carbery Group
September 12
09:55 2013

West Cork-based Carbery Group has announced the appointment of Donal Tobin (pictured), a dairy farmer from Rosscarbery, as Chairman to the board. Donal Tobin has been Chairman of his local co-op Lisavaird since 2008, vice-chair of Carbery Group since 2011, and chair of the company’s audit committee. Donal Tobin has taken over from Derry Connolly, and will support the management team in delivering its strategy and vision.

Commenting on his new role, Donal Tobin says: “I was delighted to accept the appointment and look forward to seeing Carbery Group continue its growth phase. We are committed to paying a leading milk price and are currently ensuring we are well prepared for 2015 and the abolition of milk quotas. This will guarantee that we provide a top quality product, produced to the highest standards from a pasture based sustainable system.”

Dan McSweeney, CEO of Carbery Group, says: “Donal has a wealth of experience and expertise which will enable Carbery Group to develop further in the years ahead, building on the very solid foundation which has been laid for the organisation by outgoing Chairman Derry Connolly. His previous experience as a vice-chairman of Carbery and Chairman of Lisavaird will stand to him in this new role and the management team look forward to working with him.”

Donal Tobin has a Diploma in Dairy Herd Management & Company Corporate Governance, and a keen interest in GAA and rowing. Donal Tobin is married to Marie and has four children.

Carbery is a leading international manufacturer of value-added ingredients, flavours and cheese. Headquartered in County Cork,Ireland, Carbery has production, R&D, service and marketing capabilities in Europe (Ireland, High Wycombe), the USA and Brazil.

The Carbery product range has developed to include over twenty well-known cheeses, including Dubliner, added-value ingredients and flavours for many sectors of the food, beverage and nutrition industries. With a heritage stretching back over forty years, Carbery is still at the forefront of innovation. For further information visit www.carbery.com.

About Author



Related Articles

Food & Drink Business Conference & Exhibition 2016

Upcoming Events

  • October 1, 2019PPMA Total Show
  • October 17, 2019Future Food-Tech
  • November 18, 2019Plastics Caps and Closures Conference 2019
AEC v1.0.4

find food jobs

The Magazine

F&D Business Preferred Suppliers

New Subscriber

Subscribe Here