Schwan's Europe has restructured its European management team to unify frozen pizza operations across the continent. Steve Freeman becomes European sales and marketing director, adding responsibility for sales and marketing for the whole of Europe to his current remit in the UK. He said: "Our president and CEO John Beadle has already announced Schwan's plans to grow business in Europe. We are thinking global and putting in place the infrastructure for that expansion, narrowing communication lines." Schwan's UK will work more closely with its US parent on products and branding under the new regime. Ben Johnson becomes European brands controller, driving Schwan's UK brand strategy across Europe. Andy Underwood is the new global customer controller, managing international customers and Schwan's global ambitions. Freeman said: "This progressive step aligns Schwan's with our customers such as Tesco who are increasingly thinking on a pan-european and global basis." Schwan's has also aligned its supply chain with three cross European promotions. Mike Coles is European operations director, looking after European purchasing. Simon Davenport is European purchasing controller, reporting to Coles. And Neil Birch is European logistics director, with extended responsibilities for storage and distribution. {{PEOPLE MOVES }}