The Managing Board of IOI Loders Croklaan Group has recently appointed Julian Veitch as its Chief Executive Officer and Vincent Geerts as Group Chief Financial Officer. Also, effective July 1, 2012 Michael van Sallandt will assume the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) for IOI Loders Croklaan Asia and the present COO for IOI Loders Croklaan Asia, U.R. Sahasranamam, will assume the position of Senior Group Director of Special Projects.
Mr. Veitch has been serving in the role of COO, Americas Region since January 2006 and will continue in that role until a successor is named. Mr. Geerts has functioned as the Financial Controller for IOI Loders Croklaan Europe from October 2009 to present. Prior to joining IOI Loders Croklaan Asia, Mr. Sallandt served as COO for IOI Loders Croklaan Europe from August 2006 until September 2009. Both Mr. Sallandt and Mr. Geerts will report directly to Mr. Veitch.
"The Managing Board is confident that these changes within our senior management structure will expand the successes across the entire IOI Loders Croklaan enterprise. With a focus on innovation, operational excellence, and world-class customer service, IOI Loders Croklaan is well positioned to manage the prevailing challenges of today's market," commented IOI Group Executive Director Dato' Lee Yeow Chor.
IOI Loders Croklaan is proud to announce the achievement of an “Excellent” score on their recent SQF Level II audit. This achievement demonstrates the commitment of IOI Loders Croklaan to offer products that are of the highest quality, have the required functionality, and manufactured in a highly controlled, safe process environment. It is this commitment to quality that serves as the foundation of IOI Loders Croklaan’s mission to continue being the market leader in the supply of innovative, trans-free, healthy oils to the North American market.
IOI Loders Croklaan strengthens its commitment to supply RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil to their customers by 2015, by continuing the flow of RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil to North America.
Mark Weyland, Sustainability Director for IOI Loders Croklaan Americas said, “As interest continues to grow in using Certified Sustainable Palm Oil, a growing number of companies want to implement this oil in advance of publicly stated adoption dates. IOI Loders Croklaan continues to expand the number of products offered using CSPO and CSPKO (palm kernel oil), supporting all customers achieve their stated goals.”
Betapol® is a more beneficial fat blend than those found in traditional infant formulas because of the unique structure of its fat molecules.
Infant formulas containing Betapol® offer several important scientifically proven benefits.
Betapol® has long been available for the application in infant formula in Europe and many Asian countries, including China.
Channahon, Ill., June 15, 2011 -IOI Loders Croklaan’s SansTrans VLS 30 & 40 Honored with IFT 2011 Food Expo Innovation Award Loders Croklaan continues to innovate trans-free solutions designed to specifically offer healthier, lower saturated fat and non-hydrogenated, drop in solutions to comply with 2010 Dietary Guidelines.