Florida Food Products, LLC (FFP) has announced the appointment of Vince Macciocchi as chief executive officer (CEO). Macciocchi is said to bring over thirty years of industry expertise designed to "guide FFP's continued expansion and innovation."
Macciocchi was most recently the president, ADM Nutrition and chief sales and marketing officer at ADM. In this role, Macciocchi led ADM’s multi-billion human nutrition, animal nutrition, and health and wellness businesses. Macciocchi also instilled a customer first and consumer centric approach to leading ADM’s Sales and Marketing organization and served as a member of the ADM Executive Council. Prior to ADM acquiring Wild Flavors, Macciocchi served as Wild Flavors’ North American chief operating officer. Earlier in his career, he spent more than a decade at Givaudan.
"Joining the dynamic team at FFP is a true honor. FFP has established a differentiated position in the industry, and I am beyond excited to partner with our world-class team to take this great company to the next level,” said Macciocchi. “FFP is uniquely positioned to offer our customers and consumers innovative natural products and solutions, which will drive the next wave of growth in the food and beverage industry."
Christopher Sand, managing director on the Buyout team at Ardian and FFP Board Member, stated, "Vince’s appointment as CEO marks a strategic milestone for FFP. His proven leadership and depth of experience are precisely what FFP needs to navigate our next phase of ambitious growth. We are confident that Vince will have an immediate and lasting impact on a business that benefits both the FFP organization and our customers."