Amplify Snack brands
Amplify Snack Brands owns the SkinnyPop, Paqui, Oatmega and Tyrrells brands.

AUSTIN, TEXAS — Malcolm Burns has been promoted to senior vice-president and managing director international for Amplify Snack Brands, Inc., owner of SkinnyPop, Paqui, Oatmega and Tyrrells brands.

Mr. Burns joined Amplify at the beginning of 2017 as head of European finance and has been interim managing director since June. Prior to Amplify, he held a variety of senior strategy and finance director roles in the U.K., Eastern Europe and Africa for Cadbury, Kraft Foods, Mondelez International and British Sugar.

Tom Ennis, Amplify Snack Brands
Tom Ennis, president and c.e.o. of Amplify Snack Brands
“We are very pleased to announce Malcolm’s well-deserved promotion,” said Tom Ennis, president and chief executive officer of Amplify. “We have been impressed with the progress Malcolm and the team have made during the last few months to create and begin executing against a performance improvement plan for the international business. His invaluable contributions to the strategic and financial development of our international team coupled with the strength and depth of his leading consumer packaged goods experience truly set him apart as we evaluated both internal and external candidates for this position, and we look forward to his contributions as we build upon our growth potential globally.”