The founder of Norel S.A., Enrique Pablos Pérez, 86, died February 27, 2016.

In 1980, Pablos founded Norel, which develops, manufactures and markets additives and raw materials for animal nutrition. He was chairman since its founding.

During his career, Pablos worked as general manager of large companies such as Laboratorios Syva and Nature. Eighteen patents and several registered trademarks were filed under his name.

“We want to remember his friendship, his positive attitude, good humor and affection,” a Norel spokesman said. “He was an inspiring person who continuously offered opportunities for personal and professional growth, that we hope we have seized in order to continue his legacy and honor his memory with our work and effort. We thank him, who, above everything else, was always a good man.”