BRANCHBURG, NJ. — Rudy Dieperink has been named chief executive officer at Brookside Flavors & Ingredients LLC.

Mr. Dieperink joins the healthy flavors and ingredients provider from FrieslandCampina Ingredients NA, Inc., where he was president and CEO. Before that he was chief operating officer at Tastepoint by IFF (formerly Ottens Flavors). He also held several senior executive positions at Quest International.

“The board of directors is extremely pleased that Mr. Dieperink will be leading Brookside Flavors & Ingredients as the company expands into new markets and grows via acquisition,” said Don Hawks, chairman of the board of directors. “His deep food ingredient and flavor industry experience will be critical to driving continued success at Brookside.”