Alessandro Bonorino has been named vice president of human resources for BRF.

According to an announcement to the market issued by the company, Bonorino will assume his duties on August 21.

He brings to the position more than 20 years of experience in the human relations field. During his career, he conducted projects for management and people transformation in Brazil, Latin America and globally.

He most recently served as vice president of human resources for the Global Services Division at IBM.

Headquartered in Brazil, BRF is one of the world’s largest poultry processors and pig producers.