NEW SAC CONSULTING MANAGING DIRECTOR APPOINTED
Aspen is pleased to confirm the appointment of Mike Wijnberg as the new Managing Director of SAC Consulting, part of SRUC.
Mike joins SAC Consulting from his current East Anglian-based, senior management role with the UK’s largest pig production and processing business, Tulip Ltd. He will take up his new post on 1 June 2015.
Commenting on Mike’s appointment, SRUC’s Acting Chief Executive Janet Swadling said: “We are delighted to welcome Mike to SAC Consulting. Given his extensive experience as a farmer and a practicing vet, and through his strategic and leadership roles within the agri-business sector, the Consulting Board and I are certain that he will bring a vast range of relevant experience, skills and wisdom to his new role. We feel sure that SAC Consulting will benefit immensely from Mike’s leadership, placing the business in the strongest possible position for success during what is undoubtedly a challenging yet exciting time for Scottish agriculture and for SRUC.”
Mike Wijnberg said: “I am delighted by the prospect of leading SAC Consulting, particularly at a time when the rural economy and many associated industries are being transformed. I believe there are great opportunities for the business and I look forward to moving to Scotland and taking on the many challenges that lie ahead.”