AsureQuality has appointed John McKay as its new CEO.
McKay is an experienced international business leader who comes with proven experience in the food and dairy sectors and has a strong customer partnership approach. He was previously the CEO of Hansells Food Group, where he ran a diverse and complex business including four manufacturing sites, and sales and distribution companies in New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom.
McKay has extensive international business experience in Asia, Latin America and Europe including the role of Global Brands Director for Fonterra based in Singapore and Marketing Manager (Europe) for American Express. He has experience working with and forming joint ventures, having worked with Fonterra’s joint venture partners in Venezuela, Taiwan and Malaysia.
AsureQuality is a commercial company owned by the New Zealand Government providing food safety and biosecurity services to the food and primary production sectors. It carries out food quality and safety testing for producers, processors and Competent Authorities around the world.