Tim Ørting to join Sysco Corporation as President of Foodservice Operations
Sysco Corporation will bring Tim Ørting on as its first ever Executive Vice President and President of Foodservice Operations on January 4, 2021. In addition to leading the International Food Group business, Tim will also oversee operations in Canada, Europe, the Bahamas and Latin America. Tim joins Sysco after spending three decades with Arla, where he most recently served as Executive Vice President, International.
Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. Its family of products also includes equipment and supplies for the foodservice and hospitality industries. With more than 69,000 associates, the company operates approximately 323 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 650,000 customer locations. For fiscal 2019, the company generated sales of more than $60 billion.