French food company Groupe Avril has appointed Antoine Prevost as its director of operations.
He will also join the Avril executive committee and report to chief executive officer Jean-Philippe Puig.
Prevost will be responsible for managing the company's industrial performance and supply chain comprising 83 sites worldwide.
He will also oversee the implementation of Groupe Avril's 2023 strategic plan.
Prevost is an experienced professional and began his career with the manufacturing company Vallourec Group, where he held several operational and managerial roles.
In 2011, he joined the Tarkett group, a world leader in floor coverings, as group operations director.
Later, he went on to become group operations and research and development director of the company.
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