Arthur van Och has been appointed Director Supply Chain in the Executive Committee of ForFarmers beginning May 14. He succeeds Steven Read who was appointed COO of ForFarmers United Kingdom as of January 1.

Mr. van Och is currently Director Logistics Europe for AB InBev, one of the world's leading beer brewers. He has gained extensive international supply chain experience during 13 years at AB InBev. Prior to his tenure at AB Inbev, Arthur van Och worked for Accenture and Philips.


As Director Supply Chain ForFarmers, Arthur van Och oversees Purchasing, Formulation, Pricing Process, Engineering, Logistics, Manufacturing and Continuous improvement (including Quality, Health & Safety). He will be located at the headquarters of ForFarmers in Lochem, the Netherlands. Arthur van Och (46) has the Dutch nationality.