Foremost Farms USA® is making a few strategic changes to its executive leadership team. This will include the promotions of Declan Roche and Robert Bascom to the positions of Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer (Roche) and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (Bascom). Both moves support the dairy supplier's plan to rebuild the company and continue it on the path of profitability.
“Congratulations to Declan and Bob on their new roles,” said Greg Schlafer, President and CEO, according to a press release. “Both have worked hard and shown great dedication to rebuilding this organization. Our farmer-owners need us to return to profitability, and I believe we are on that path.”
Roche is the current Vice President of Dairy Ingredients. He first joined Foremost in February of 2016 as the Senior Director of Sales on the Ingredients business side. In 2017, he was then promoted to his current position. Now, he will assume the role of Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer.
Bascom joined Foremost Farms in 2017 as the Senior Director of Finance. He was then promoted to Vice President Finance—his current position—in 2019. He will now take on the role of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Congratulations to Declan Roche and Robert Bascom on these exciting, new promotions!