Global ingredient supplier welcomes sales director to support growth

Cambridge Commodities welcomes Simon Mortimer as new sales director

Global ingredient supplier, Cambridge Commodities, has appointed a new sales director with more than 20 years’ industry experience to "build on their fantastic growth achieved to date and drive the company forward to the next level."

Simon Mortimer has extensive experience in the industry and has been working at an Ingredients business for the Bakery sector for the last 8 years having previously held roles at Kraft, Sara Lee and Diageo.

Simon said: “Cambridge Commodities are a successful, energetic and ambitious business in an industry sector that continues to offer great potential. My aim is to work with the team to help build on their success achieved to date and take it to the next level.”

Cambridge Commodities has been experiencing year on year growth globally, selling to the sports nutrition, health and well-being, food and beverage, pet and equine and cosmeceutical industries. Simon’s appointment as sales director will complement the company whilst presenting a wealth of opportunities to them.

James Stevens, Cambridge Commodities’ Chief Executive Officer, said: “We are really pleased to welcome Simon Mortimer to our team."

“Simon’s wealth of experience includes ingredient sales in Europe and the US. His latest role at JF Renshaw, a bakery ingredients supplier, is a superb fit for us and we believe he will be a brilliant addition.”

Simon will be responsible for all sales activities in the UK, EMEA and the US as well as working with the team to evaluate and develop new markets and business growth opportunities.