André Nogueira to take over at JBS in the US in 2013
JBS has announced to the market that André Nogueira, currently CEO of JBS Australia, will take over as president and CEO of JBS USA as of January 1, 2013. He replaces Don Jackson, who is retiring at the end of 2012.
The statement says Jackson will pass on his responsibilities to Nogueira by the end of this year and thereafter will remain at the company, working on strategic issues, as well as staying on as a member of the board of directors at Pilgrim's Pride Corporation. In his new role, Nogueira will be responsible for all the operations in the US and Australia and will report directly to Wesley Batista, president and CEO of JBS Global.
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