Cornelius appoints new Health & Nutrition UK Business Manager

Cornelius appoints new Health & Nutrition UK Business Manager

(Posted on 08/03/18)

Cornelius Group, an independent European distributor and manufacturer of raw materials and ingredients, has strengthened its Health and Nutrition team with the appointment of a new UK Business Manager.

Joy Thomas, who has enjoyed an extensive and successful career within the food and healthcare sectors spanning more than 25 years, has been promoted to the role after five years as Technical Business Development manager for Cornelius Health and Nutrition.

As UK Business Manager, Joy will identify and commercialise opportunities in key target markets, while maximising new business development within the existing Cornelius portfolio.

Joy brings extensive experience of promoting Cornelius and its innovation through her market insight and technical knowledge and has been promoted due to her success in providing strategic leadership to the company over recent years.

Her comprehensive track record in the Health and Nutrition sector has been developed over 12 years at Cornelius and includes periods in technical innovation, account management and more recently, sales and business development.

Joy commented: “I am very much looking forward to my new role as UK Business Manager and all the challenges that it will bring. We’ll be continuing to develop the fantastic relationships we have with our existing Principals to maintain our position in the marketplace, while strategically engaging with new partners.”

Offering a range of raw materials and specialist ingredients, Cornelius delivers a portfolio for the dairy, ice-cream, bakery, sports nutrition, supplements, confectionery and convenience food markets.

The Cornelius Health and Nutrition business is part of the wider Cornelius Group Plc, a leading independent European manufacturer and distributor of branded and own brand raw materials, ingredients and performance chemicals.

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