SSP America has named a new chief financial officer and senior vice president of brands and marketing.
Roger Worrell, who was previously the CFO of SSP UK’s Rail division and SSP’s Milli’s Cookies, Harry Ramsden’s and Rail Gourmet businesses, will take over as CFO. He has more 16 years in the retail food industry and has led the finance, IT, loss prevention and purchasing functions for the U.K. business.
Before landing his new role as senior vice president of brands and marketing, Richard Barclay led International Brand Development for SSP. He has more than 27 years of industry experience and will lead the strategic direction for marketing, franchising and brand portfolio management.
“These appointments were strategically designed to reinforce and augment the expertise of the senior leadership team at SSP America,” says Les Cappetta, chief executive officer of SSP America. “Roger and Richard are well-respected, highly talented industry professionals with the depth of experience that will enable us to continue to expand our presence in the North American travel market.”