Lycored appoints Tammi Higgins as Food Division SVP


Higgins joined Lycored’s food division in 2015

Lycored has announced the appointment of Tammi Higgins as Senior VP of its food division.

Responsible for the sales, marketing and development of Lycored’s portfolio of food and beverage ingredients, Higgins will take on P&L responsibilities for the company’s commercial food business worldwide.

"Tammi’s skills and experience are just what we need to lead our food division successfully,” said Shirley Cohen, Lycored CEO. “Because our product portfolio is perfectly positioned to meet current wellness trends and the food industry’s increasing demand for all-natural ingredients, we anticipate tremendous growth in the sector and Tammi will be a critical part of our effort to lead in the clean-label and plant-based food segments.”

Following executive sales and marketing positions with FMC and Kalsec, Higgins has been promoted to increasingly higher positions of responsibility within the food division since joining Lycored in 2015.

“I’m excited to be tasked to lead all the great teams within the food division,” said Tammi Higgins Lycored SVP. “For years I’ve collaborated with my colleagues and partners to successfully harvest possibilities and reach the business goals we set for the company. I’m both honoured and flattered to be asked to lead such an accomplished, competent group of professionals.”

Higgins will lead all the food division’s go-to-market programs and manage the global commercial food team (including sales and applications teams) operations.

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An International Association Color Manufacturers board member, Higgins holds an Integrative Management and Marketing MBA and a BS in Food Science from Michigan State University.