Weetabix Food Company has appointed Parjit Singh Lally, former engineering manager at pharmaceutical company GSK to spearhead the business’ engineering strategy.
Recruited to fill the role of chief engineer, Lally has over 25 years of experience within engineering, working for five multinational organisations covering three continents and covering over 40 brands.
Reporting to group operations director Patrick Rigby, Lally will assume responsibility for the central engineering team. Weetabix stated that his key role would be to evolve the company strategy and ensure its delivery through his people and refined processes.
Commenting on his appointment, Lally said: “Weetabix is the first fast-moving consumer goods company that I’ve worked for and I’m really looking forward to working with such a great brand to help them set up their engineering platform for the future. I can’t wait to get stuck in.”