US pork processor Seaboard names Robert Steer CEO


By Andy Coyne, Just-Food

24 July 2020


Seaboard Corporation, the US pork processor, has appointed Robert Steer as its new CEO, replacing Steven Bresky who died earlier this month.


The company, a diversified business with interests ranging from sugar production to transportation which processes pork through its subsidiary Seaboard Foods, has also made a number of other executive appointments.


Steer, who also becomes the company's president, is currently executive vice president and chief financial officer at Seaboard, positions he has held since 2011. He has been with the company for more than 35 years serving in various capacities. Steer will also continue to serve as CFO until a successor is identified and appointed.


Meanwhile, Ellen Bresky has been appointed as a director and chairperson of the board, filling the vacancy previously held by her late husband Steven...