BOSTON — Daniel Cunha has been named chief financial officer at Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.
Mr. Cunha joins the farmer-owned cooperative from private equity firm Tangram Partners, which he co-founded. He previously was c.f.o. of the beverages and snack nuts business unit at Kraft Heinz Co. He was c.f.o. of Heinz North America prior to the company’s merger with Kraft Foods.
“I couldn't be more thrilled to welcome Daniel to Ocean Spray, where he will undoubtedly make an impact as a financial leader with a keen strategic orientation to accelerate the evolution of our cooperative toward a health and wellness company,” said Bobby Chacko, chief executive officer of Ocean Spray. “I am particularly impressed with Daniel’s ideas and approach to leadership when it comes to the strategic versus operational requirements of a c.f.o., as well as his ability to navigate through transformational growth.”