AB Vista has appointed Nigel Weaver as general manager of AB Vista's Great Britain and Ireland business. Weaver joined AB Vista in early 2013 in a sales role and has more than 35 years of feed sales management experience, which will serve to meet the business' growth plans in both mainland GB and Ireland.

In addition, Charlie Battle joins the team as sales manager, moving on from his previous role as head of communications at AB Agri, which he held for two years.

Jamie-Leigh Douglas, current technical support manager, GB and Ireland, has completed her Ph.D. on rumen microbial ecology at the University of Aberystwyth.