Harry Rumpler, former Chief Operating Officer at Australian poultry success story, Lenard’s, has now been appointed CEO. He has replaced Lenard’s Founder and Director, Lenard Poulter, who will continue to remain in the business, looking at various opportunities moving forward.
What were the executives’ thoughts on the appointment?
“After several months in the business as COO, I have been working within the business, gaining an understanding of the different areas, and implementing new strategies. I am excited about the opportunities ahead of us here at Lenard’s, and with the team, we are all looking positively within retail and Franchise networks moving forward,” said Mr Rumpler.
“We have a great mix of experience and new team members here and with this, new ideas and prospect are being worked on,” further said Mr Rumpler. Previously, Mr Rumpler worked in many roles including CEO of IGA Fresh (Metcash), Business Advisor to CSIRO as well as other Advisory board appointments. Mr Rumpler joined the Lenard’s team in January 2022.
“This is certainly the next step for Lenard’s, and we are excited about Harry’s commitment to his new role. Harry has demonstrated exceptional leadership and delivered strong results in the short time he has been on board that have had an immediate positive impact on the business. We can’t be more excited to have Harry on board in his new role,” said Mr Poulter.