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Fonterra’s COO Fraser Whineray to leave Co-op

Fonterra today announced its Chief Operating Officer, Fraser Whineray, intends to resign from Fonterra at the end of this financial year on 31 July.

February 17, 2023


Fonterra appoints Chief Financial Officer

Today Fonterra Co-operative Group announced the appointment of Neil Beaumont to the role of Chief Financial Officer, effective early February 2023.

November 09, 2022


Fonterra appoints new Managing Director Strategy and Optimisation

Fonterra is pleased to appoint Emma Parsons as its Managing Director Strategy and Optimisation, effective from 1st August 2022.

July 26, 2022


Donna Smit to retire from Fonterra Board

Long serving Fonterra Director Donna Smit has confirmed she will retire from the Fonterra Board when her current three-year term ends at the Co-operative’s Annual Meeting on 10 November 2022

July 15, 2022


Fonterra appoints MD People & Culture 

Fonterra is pleased to appoint Kate Daly as its Managing Director People & Culture, effective from 1 September 2021.

August 19, 2021


2019 Sustainability Report shows Fonterra picking up the pace

Co-firing biomass to reduce coal, lifting the number of New Zealand products with Health Star ratings and launching an emissions profile for every farm headline Fonterra’s 2019 Sustainability Report.

November 29, 2019


Fonterra announces resignation of Deborah Capill - Managing Director, People & Culture

Today Fonterra announces that Deborah Capill, Managing Director – People & Culture has resigned. Deborah is set to leave the Co-operative in February 2020 to pursue a change in career.

November 15, 2019


Fonterra's head of people culture and services resigns

Fonterra today announced that Chris Caldwell, Managing Director of People Culture and Services, has resigned for personal reasons.

November 15, 2019


Fonterra announces resignation of Lukas Paravicini, COO Global Consumer & Foodservice

Today Fonterra announces that Lukas Paravicini, the Chief Operating Officer of its Consumer & Foodservice business, has resigned. Lukas is set to leave the Co-operative in January 2019 as he and his family plan to return to Europe.

November 27, 2018