Top Fonterra manager appointed to food safety group
Global food protection organisation SSAFE has announced the appointment of Dave Harlan as its new President and Jo Finer as vice president.
SSAFE is a global organisation of leading consumer food companies that work to improve public health and wellbeing.
Harlan is the director of food safety risk management at Cargill – an international producer and marketer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services.
Finer is Fonterra’s general manager – product assurance and regulatory, and leads the development and implementation of the dairy monopoly’s global quality strategy and standards framework.
SSAFE is a public private partnership born in 2004 in response to the Avian Influenza. It has expanded its scope to include animal health, wildlife, agriculture, aquaculture, fisheries and beverages.
All types of food (human and animal) and beverage products, including water are addressed.