ATCHISON, KAS. — Brandon Gall has been appointed vice-president of finance and chief financial officer of MGP Ingredients, Inc., effective April 1. He will succeed Tom Pigott, who has decided to resign as vice-president of finance and c.f.o. after almost four years in the role to pursue other career opportunities, MGPI said.
Mr. Gall has been with MGPI since 2012, when he joined the company as director of financial planning and analysis. In 2014, he was promoted to director of supply chain finance, then in 2016 he added director of business development to his responsibilities. Mr. Gall was most recently corporate financial controller for MGPI, a role he has held since June 2018.
Before joining MGPI, Mr. Gall was director of finance and human resources for Errand Solutions, where he was also previously a financial strategy consultant. Mr. Gall began his career at Credit Suisse, where he spent nearly five years, most recently as a business analyst.
“We are very excited to welcome Brandon to our executive leadership team as our new c.f.o.,” said Augustus C. Griffin, president and chief executive officer of MGP Ingredients. “He has been an integral part of our recent growth and has excelled in several key finance roles. His financial acumen, industry knowledge and extensive company experience make him well prepared for his new responsibilities. We are confident in Brandon’s ability to provide financial leadership and look forward to his continued contributions to our long-term growth.”