McQuade joins Graham’s in new dairy role
Scotland’s largest independently owned dairy company, Graham’s The Family Dairy has created a new role and expanded its management team with the appointment of Mark McQuade who joins as commercial director.
Glasgow-born and educated Mark McQuade, 46, has held a number of senior management positions in the dairy industry over 18 years.
He joins Graham’s from Müller Wiseman Dairies where he was sales director managing national accounts. Prior to Müller Wiseman, Mr McQuade spent a decade at First Milk latterly as executive director responsible for the liquids and ingredients division.
As Graham’s commercial director, he is based at the Bridge of Allan-based Airthrey Kerse Dairy supporting managing director Robert Graham in the long-term growth of the business and managing commercial relationships.
Graham’s products can now be found in more than 6,000 independent retailers and all the major multiples.
Investment in the Graham’s brand has been recognised in the latest Scottish Grocer top 40 Scottish brands in Scotland research by Kantar Worldpanel. The family business sits in 7th position thanks to significant sales and volume growth.