Ashley Hunter (b. 1959)
Senior Vice President and Head of TOMRA Sorting Solutions, FOOD
Ashley Hunter joined TOMRA through the acquisition of Odenberg in 2010 where he was since 1997 President of Odenberg’s US business having joined Odenberg in 1994 as its US Engineering Manager. After the acquisition of Odenberg by TOMRA, Ashley became Head of TOMRA Food – Americas & Oceania.
Ashley has served as a Board Member and Chairman of the US Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) one of the most influential trade associations in the North American food industry.
TOMRA Sorting Solutions Food combines former companies ODENBERG and BEST to design and supply innovative world-class sorting, peeling and process analytics solutions for a wide range of applications. With more than 7,000 machines installed worldwide and a comprehensive support and service network, TOMRA Sorting Solutions Food provides global presence and customer service, for which Ashley Hunter has overall responsibility.
An Irish and US citizen Ashley holds a First Class Honors BSc. Engineering from Trinity College Dublin received in 1982. Ashley has held management positions in manufacturing and technical sales in capital equipment prior to joining Odenberg.
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