- Suresh Chitturi, Vice Chairman(VC) and Managing Director(MD) of India’s poultry firm Srinivasa Farms was appointed as the new Chief of the International Egg Commission(IEC) for a 2-year tenure. His appointment was announced at the IEC Global Leadership Conference in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark.
He is also the first chair from Asian region. He also served as the vice chief of IEC for 2 years since 2017.
It is a membership organisation dedicated to the global egg industry.
World Egg Day is celebrated on the second Friday of October and was constituted by IEC at a conference held in Vienna in 1996.