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Brazil's BRF says CEO Faria to leave by end-December

SAO PAULO, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Brazilian food processor BRF SA on Thursday said its Chief Executive Pedro de Andrade Faria will leave the company by Dec. 31.

BRF, the world's largest chicken exporter, did not provide a reason for the change, saying it has already started a recruitment process to choose a new CEO. (Reporting by Marcelo Teixeira; Editing by James Dalgleish)