Farha Aslam to Join as Independent Director; Egidio Carbone, Jr. and Dorcas Thille to Step Down Effective January 3, 2021
SANTA PAULA, Calif., Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW) (“Calavo” “Company”), a global avocado-industry leader and provider of value-added fresh food, today announced the appointment of Farha Aslam to its Board of Directors, effective January 3, 2021. Aslam will serve on the Company’s Audit committee.
“We are very excited that Farha is joining our board of directors. Her extensive experience in the capital markets and the food industry is ideally aligned with our goals to accelerate future growth and profitability,” said J. Link Leavens, Chairman of Calavo’s Board of Directors. “Our board and management team look forward to her leadership and contributions.”
Farha Aslam is Founder and Managing Partner at Crescent House Capital, an investment and strategic advisory firm that focuses