Ireland-based fruit and veg group Total Produce has handed finance director Frank Gernon a new brief, taking in the company’s financial strategy and development.

Gernon, 55, is set to be come director, financial strategy and development. Frank Davis, 49, will be appointed the firm’s finance director.

Davis is currently Total Produce’s CFO and company secretary. He will be replaced as company secretary by Marie Reid, 37.

Total Produce said the moves were “key appointments as the group continues its strategy to significantly increase the size of its business”.