JBS SA announced changes to the company's executive leadership in the US and Australia.
Andre Nogueira was appointed CEO of JBS Australia. He was chief financial officer of JBS USA for four years.
JBS SA also created South and North operating units in Australia. Brent Eastwood, who has worked for the company for 20 years, was named operations director (COO) of the Northern Unit which will include plants in Queensland and New South Wales.
Sam McConnell, an executive with the company, will be COO of the Southern Unit, which includes plants in Victoria, King Island, South Australia and Tasmania.
In the US, Denilson Molina was named CFO of JBS USA. He joined the company in 2011 after working more than 18 years for Banco do Brasil.