David Fry – Chief Financial Officer, Linfox International Group

In June 2019, David Fry was appointed Linfox International Group’s Chief Financial Officer, reporting directly to the Linfox International Group’s CEO.

Prior to joining Linfox, David was the Chief Financial Officer of the Emerging Market Business Unit, including China, South East Asia, Middle East, Russia and Latin America for Takeda Pharmaceuticals. In this role, he helped the company navigate a volatile business environment while sustaining high growth and driving significant profit improvement.

Previously, David spent 16 years with PepsiCo working in the US, Latin America and Asia. In Asia, he was the Head of Strategy & Business Development where he led several successful acquisition projects. In 2007, David took over as Thailand CFO, and then North & South Asia CFO in 2011.

In his earlier career, David worked for Procter & Gamble and McKinsey & Co.

David holds an MBA from Northwestern University in the US and a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree from the University of Otago.