01/09/2010

Fast growing baby food brand Plum appoints new Chairman

 

Leading premium baby food company Plum Baby has appointed industry heavy-weight Nish Kankiwala as its new chairman.  He brings a wealth of experience from Unilever, Pepsico and Burger King globally.  In his role as Group CEO and now Group Executive Chairman of Mayborn Group Limited, he helped create the sixth largest and fastest growing baby accessories company with their Global brands of Tommee Tippee and Sangenic. 

Nish’s appointment comes at an exciting time in the development of Plum as the business transitions from an early stage entrepreneurial operation into a leading consumer branded business. 

Jonathan Kaye commenting on the new appointment says: “This is a very exciting time for Plum and Nish brings invaluable experience and an exceptional track record in the food and baby arena. We have big ambitions for this already hugely successful brand and he will play a key role in taking the business to the next level.”  

Nish Kankiwala talking about his new role says: “Plum is a fantastic brand with significant growth potential.  I am delighted to be working with the team to take it forward.” 

Nish joined Mayborn Baby and Child as Chief Executive Officer in July 2006 and became Chairman of the Group in April 2010.

 

 
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