Judge was previously sales and marketing director at Ginsters. He replaces CEO Derek Kidd who has retired.
At Ginsters, Judge played a pivotal role in raising sales of the brand from £90m to £235m during his seven years there.
Prior to Ginsters, for six years he was sales and
marketing director for Hazlewood Foods’grocery division.
Judge said: “My background is in retail and manufacturing, across both ambient and chilled, and I will transfer this experience and knowledge to foodservice. I will also develop DBC further as both a business and a brand.”