- September 25, 2018
- Posted by: Jennifer Lawson
- Category: Uncategorized
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FOR INFORMATION CONTACT:
Anthony J. Totta
M&A Expert Joins the FreshXperts Team
FreshXperts is delighted to welcome its newest team member, Eric Bosveld, to the group of expert produce industry consultants. Eric Bosveld has expertise in Food & Agribusiness Mergers and Acquisitions, Agribusiness Finance & Operations, and Private Equity. He has a Bachelors Degree in Science from Dalhousie University and a Masters Degree in Science from McGill University.
FreshXperts is thrilled to have Eric join the team; his expertise and experience in the industry is going to be nothing but beneficial. Eric is the Director of Food and Agribusiness at SDR Ventures and leads the firms’ M&A practice in the industry for companies based in the U.S. and Canada. He is also the President of Bosveld and Associates. Before joining SDR and founding Bosveld and Associates, Eric was the most senior operating executive and General Manager of the Agronomy Company of Canada, a 50% partner in 20 joint ventures. Eric also served on the boards of numerous private companies for terms of over 10 years. In addition, Eric was also president and board member of a grain, feed and crop input supplier and served as the president of an identity preserved food soybean value-added processor and exporter.
Anthony Totta, founders of FreshXperts said; “Without a doubt Eric brings a level of expertise and experience that is becoming increasingly more important to the fresh produce industry. With consolidation taking place in the producer arena and the growing need for succession planning, Eric along with our entire group of consultants can provide a deeper level of professional services to existing and potential clients.”
Bosveld was first introduced to the FreshXperts earlier this year and was intrigued by the core values the organization touts. The core values of partnerships, a focus on the fresh food industry, developing lasting relationships, trust, quality and excellence are perfectly aligned with the way Bosveld conducts his private company client services. Bosveld said; The decision to join FreshXperts took a little time, but in retrospect was a very easy decision because of our value alignment and the collection of complimentary experience of the other members of the team.”
FreshXperts operates on the premise that collaboration with their team of professionals produces value for their clients, thus offering deeper, more comprehensive consulting services that produce outstanding results and ROI. Bosveld continued; “No one individual has all the expertise to tackle the complexity of the challenges and opportunities in fresh food industry, thus the collaborative approach of FreshXperts is key to helping our clients achieve the results and success they are seeking.”
The FreshXperts are produce industry consultants with specific areas of expertise who have banded together to offer clients a broad range of solutions in mergers and acquisitions, operations, marketing, sales, merchandising, governance, strategic planning, supply chain (including cool chain), e-commerce, social media, online and more. Each FreshXpert has been thoroughly vetted and adheres to the FreshXperts Code of Ethics.
Our reputation for honesty, trust, and fairness in the produce industry has been established over the years and will continue to be preserved during all consulting activities. The FreshXperts are always interested in adding new expertise to the group.
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