March 15, 2021

Richard Hallgren joins Food for Progress.

Richard Hallgren has joined the team at Sweden’s plant-based food production and innovation partner #1 as Head of Brand & Concept Strategy.

– As Food for Progress is heading towards new exciting ventures, we have been searching for new talent to support our company mission. We have known Richard professionally for several years now and we are convinced he is the perfect fit for our overall future plans. We’re very happy to have him on board, says Anders Wallerman, CEO at Food for Progress.

Food for Progress is a Swedish plant-based food production partner for several established food companies and food entrepreneurs. They believe in One Planet Food – healthy, tasty, and nutritious food that everyone on the planet can eat, forever. To walk the talk, in 2015 they launched the award-winning beacon brand Oumph! which today is a part of the LIVEKINDLY co.

Richard Hallgreen elaborates: I’m super excited to join the Food for Progress family. I really believe that they provide the right culture and ambition level for my creative toolbox. This team have the track record and fighting spirit to really make the food industry change and with that, a brighter future for my grandkids.

Richard Hallgren has been into food product/brand development ever since the beginning of his professional career. He is the founder of the successful snacking brand SuperBonobo and has honored his business development skills at places like Vital Health Foods and Löfbergs Coffee Group.

For more information please contact:

Katja Michaelsen, PR & Business Development at Food for Progress

katja.michaelsen@foodforprogress.com, +46 (0)73 528 1715

Richard Hallgren, Head of Brand & Concept Strategy at Food for Progress

richard.hallgren@foodforprogress.com, +46 (0)70 829 6216