Foodservice wholesaler Brakes UK this morning named Hugo Mahoney (pictured above) as its new chief executive.

Mahoney, who joined Brakes ten months ago as chief commercial officer, “has already made an impact across the business, drawing on a wealth of commercial leadership experience gained in a range of sectors including technology and FMCG,” according to a spokesman.

Ajoy Karna, Sysco’s Senior Vice President, International – Europe said: “Since joining Brakes, Hugo has demonstrated that…