CarterBaldwin Executive Search is pleased to announce the appointment of Dimitry Saknovsky as Chief Financial Officer for Harrison Poultry, one of America’s premier poultry businesses.
Dimitry joins Harrison following four years with food ingredient company WTI, where he served as Vice President of Finance, leading the company’s accounting, finance, IT, strategic sourcing, & procurement functions.
Prior to WTI, Dimitry spent more than a decade at John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT), a leading global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food and beverage industry, at both their Chicago and Helsingborg, Sweden offices. During his time with the company, he navigated the company’s post spin off from FMC Corporation, establishing SEC reporting functions. He ultimately transitioned to investor relations, financial planning, and corporate development, participating in three successful deals after establishing a new acquisition process from scratch.
Born in the former USSR (now Ukraine), Dimitry and his family immigrated to the US when he was 10 years old. He earned his BS in accounting and finance from the University of Illinois and MBA in strategic management, operations management, and finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
About Harrison Poultry, Inc.
Since 1958, Harrison Poultry, Inc. has taken pride in producing distinctive poultry products that are distributed globally. The privately held company produces roughly 315,000,000 live pounds of chicken per year from their processing plant in Bethlehem, GA and is committed to making their company sustainable financially, environmentally, and socially. HPI serves its community with respect, integrity, and with the highest work ethic. Continually striving for excellence with honor, they are dedicated to building on the Harrison legacy for future generations.