Keith Cooper named interim CEO of Aryzta's US arm
Aryzta has appointed Keith Cooper as interim chief executive for its American business.
A senior managing director at FTI Consulting, Mr Cooper is the head of the firm's US Performance Improvement practice; and a senior executive in the Corporate Finance division
Since March this year, Mr Cooper has supported management at troubled food group Aryzta on business optimisation and efficiency improvements.
Ronan Minahan is stepping down as chief operating officer (COO) of the American business with immediate effect.
However, he will continue to support Mr Cooper and Aryzta management on operational and margin improvements.