The executive chairman of bakery firm Warburtons, Ross Warburton, is to join own label ice cream manufacturer Richmond Foods as deputy chairman. Warburton has been a non-executive director of Richmond since February. Chairman Brian Fidler said: "His wide experience and track record in the food industry will be a great asset." Warburton became chairman of Warburtons in 1991 and took it from a regional bakery business to a national organisation supplying major multiples Warburton is also chairman of the Food & Drink National Training Organisation, a member of the executive council of the Food & Drink Federation and vice-chairman of the Federation of Bakers. {{PEOPLE MOVES }}