Moy Park appoints chief financial officer
Published:  10 April, 2014

Moy Park, one of Europe’s largest poultry producers, has appointed Barry McGrane to the Moy Park executive board as chief financial officer.

McGrane will be in charge of the company’s finance and responsible for ensuring continuing growth across Moy Park’s 16 sites in the UK, Ireland and Europe.

He said: “As a business, Moy Park is recognised as one of the leading food companies in Europe and I am delighted to take up this post as chief financial officer. I look forward to working alongside the Moy Park executive team to build upon the strong, growing and profitable business Moy Park is today.”

The new recruit’s past experience includes holding the position of group finance director at United Drug. He has completed study programmes at University College Dublin, UCLA California and The Wharton Business School USA. McGrane is also a member and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Janet McCollum, chief executive at Moy Park, said: “We are extremely pleased to welcome Barry to the Moy Park team and delighted to announce his appointment.

“Barry has an outstanding reputation across the business community and a strong track record of delivering results. He will bring a high level of expertise in financial management and a wealth of experience in delivering operational excellence on an international stage – which will no doubt prove invaluable in his new role with Moy Park.”