Experienced COO and marketer brings extensive food chain and consumer products experience.
Kincannon & Reed, the leading global retained executive search firm serving the food, agribusiness, and life sciences sectors, today announced that Ed Yuhas has joined the firm as a Managing Director.
Yuhas has held senior executive positions in both Fortune 500 and private equity-owned entrepreneurial companies. Based in Ohio, Yuhas will focus on engagements in the food, lawn & garden, and pet care sectors.
Greg Duerksen, President of Kincannon & Reed commented, “Ed’s senior roles and the arenas in which he has worked align perfectly with Kincannon & Reed’s philosophy that retained search yields the best results when conducted by principals who have a personal understanding of the environment in which our clients operate.”
Yuhas added, “Kincannon & Reed recruited me to a previous employer and over the years we maintained our relationship. When planning the next phase of my career, I was attracted to the company, its people, and its mission, as well as the ability to leverage my relationships and industry knowledge to help clients build out their leadership team.”
Yuhas joins Kincannon & Reed from Mars Petcare/Buckeye Nutrition. Previously he was with Spectrum Brands, Earthstone International, Aurora Foods, Nestle USA, and Borden, Inc.
He received his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Delaware and his MBA in Marketing from Drexel University, Philadelphia.