AMF Bakery Systems Welcomes New Vice President of Operations for U.S. and Latin America

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Today AMF Bakery Systems, the global leader in complete bakery automation solutions, welcomed David Burke as Vice President of Operations for U.S. and Latin America. Burke joins the company with a strong background of leadership positions in manufacturing, supply chain, and continuous improvement.  

Burke joins AMF most recently from the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners, defense systems, and aftermarket service provider, Boeing, where he was Vice President and General Manager of their Encore Group division.

“David brings great passion and experience in developing high performing teams,” mentioned Jason Ward, President of AMF. “As we continue to drive operational excellence, continuous improvement and innovation in our businesses, we are thrilled to welcome someone with David’s proven track record and accomplishments to our senior leadership team.”

Throughout his career, Burke has led supply chain and manufacturing strategies with a focus on lean manufacturing processes. As part of the continued growth plans for AMF and the company’s commitment to the Markel Business System, Burke will be leading all operations, engineering and customer care  groups in the U.S. and Latin America to fulfill AMF’s mission of being the partner of choice for bakers around the world.

Connect with AMF Bakery Systems on LinkedInFacebookTwitter, and YouTube.


Bakeries around the world partner with AMF Bakery Systems – inclusive of AMF Tromp and AMF Den Boer – for best-in-class unit equipment and complete system solutions, from mixer to marketplace, that improve operations, products, and bakery success.

With global reach and local presence, AMF is the only truly global partner delivering complete system solutions that empower bakeries to rise. AMF Bakery Systems is a proud member of the Markel Food Group.