Elaine Sutherland Appointed as Managing Director

Sutherlands of Portsoy (Gourmets Choice) are delighted to announce Elaine Sutherland as their new Managing Director. Whilst continuing in her role as Finance Director, Elaine will be overseeing the future development of the business following a consultation process aimed to improve operational efficiencies and drive growth.


Maurice Sutherland is moving to Operations Director and Leslie Sutherland is continuing in his role as Purchasing Director. John Kelly has joined as Sales & Business Development Representative.


Commenting on her promotion, Elaine said, “I'm delighted to announce that whilst continuing in my role as Finance Director, I will also be taking over the position of Managing Director. During the past couple of Months our Senior Management Team have been analysing and reviewing all aspects of the business. The primary reason for which is to ensure that the business is best positioned and structured to meet current market challenges and achieve our vision for high growth. The food and drink sector in Scotland is extremely buoyant at present and it’s important that Sutherlands of Portsoy are best placed to take market advantage”.