Peter Furth has been involved in the food and ingredients business
for over twenty-five years. He currently serves as Chief Executive
Officer of FFF Associates, Inc., where he focuses on international
trade consulting and marketing. Peter is a specialist in international
trade, marketing, management, operations and administration, strategic
planning, and government relations.
Peter began his career as the third generation member of his family's
spice importing and processing company, Louis Furth, Inc. Following
the successful sale of Louis Furth, Inc. to MacAndrews and Forbes
and Revlon in 1988, he served as President/Chief Operating Officer
and Vice Chairman. In 1991, he went on to become the Chief Executive
Officer of the American Spice Trade Association (ASTA), a leading
international trade association. In 1994, Peter rejoined the family
corporation, subsequently renamed FFF Associates, Inc., where he
established a consulting division.
Peter received his BA with distinction in Economics from the University
of Rochester, and also has a Masters in Business Administration
in Management and Organizational Behavior from New York University.