Rhys-Williams has held several senior positions within RHM, including marketing director for Bisto. She was most recently MD of RHM’s flour brand, McDougalls Foods.
Ginny Knox, who leads RHM’s overall marketing function, said: “Harriet’s in-depth knowledge of food retailing and RHM’s brands will build the strength of the team, helping to drive continued product innovation.”
Meanwhile, in RHM’s culinary brands division, Paul Davis has been appointed brand director for Sharwood’s. He joins RHM from Dairy Crest, where he held a number of positions.
Also in culinary brands, Rob Devonport has been appointed brand director for Bisto.