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Fonterra Welcomes Katherine Rich Appointment

4 October 2013
Fonterra Welcomes Katherine Rich Appointment
Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today welcomed the appointment of food industry leader, Katherine Rich, to the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC).

Fonterra Group Director of Communications, Kerry Underhill, said Mrs Rich’s extensive experience and understanding of the food industry and agri-business would serve New Zealand well on this influential international forum.

“Katherine has always been generous in sharing her expansive knowledge and networks, and providing wise counsel, with members of the New Zealand Food and Grocery Council.

“NZ Inc will gain a valuable advocate through her participation in ABAC,” said Mr Underhill.

Mrs Rich’s appointment to ABAC was announced today by Prime Minister, John Key.

The APEC Business Advisory Council is a network of business representatives from each of the 21 APEC economies that meet to develop business perspectives on the issues being discussed among APEC economies.
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