23 April 1999
New chief for Dairy Industry Federation

JOHN Houlistan, the chief executive of Dairy Crest, has been elected president of the Dairy Industry Federation.

Mr Houlistan replaces Gordon Summerfield, chief executive of Unigates European food division, whose term as president has expired.

The dairy sector is currently awaiting the conclusions of the Competition Commissions investigation into the supply of raw milk in the UK.

  • Financial Times 23/04/99 page 16 (People on the Move)