Alltech has announced two changes in its top management. Aidan Connolly has been appointed vice-president corporate accounts, and Marc Larousse as its next vice-president for Alltech Europe.

Mr Connolly will be responsible for the co-ordination of Alltech’s business with key corporate accounts including poultry and pig integrators, along with the product brand strategy for these same business units within Alltech. Mr Larousse will be responsible for corporate sales, marketing and profits for the company in the European region.

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Aidan Connolly; Marc Larousse 

The new area sales manager for Europe and North Africa for Lohmann Animal Health has been named as Thierry Vendrell.

Thierry Vendrell 

Hubbard has appointed Dr Gajanan Balaji Padmawar as sales manager for India and Sri Lanka.

Dr Gajanan Balaji Padmawar 

Dr Ruud Eits has been named technical & marketing manager for Trouw Nutrition Hifeed B.V.

Dr Ruud Eits 

Trouw Nutrition Hifeed B.V. has also strengthened its presence in the Middle East. Dr Ashraf Farah has been appointed as vice-president Middle East, responsible for Business-to-Business activities in Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Isreal, Lebanon, Cyprus, Jordan, Iran and Pakistan. Nahed Farah has joined Trouw Nutrition Hifeed from Selko B.V. to support in customer service, marketing and technical services for the entire Middle East area. Roelof van de Fliert, area manager, will be responsible for the Business-to-Farm activities in Yemen, Sudan, Iran, Kuwait, Jordan and Iraq.

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Dr Ashraf Farah; Roelof van de Fliert

Trouw has also extended its sales team in Asia-Pacific region with the appointment of Somsak Kitmungsa, serving customers and prospects in Thailand.


Somsak Kitmungsa

David Ryan has been appointed chief executive officer of CFS Bakel. He succeeds John-Ole Hansen, who relinquished day-to-day management of the company at the end of 2007.

David Ryan

Key Technology has appointed David Johnsen as product marketing manager for processing systems.

David Johnsen

Two senior management changes have been announced at Kiotechagil. Murray Hyden has assumed the role of chief technical officer, and David Bullen has been appointed general manager.

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Murray Hyden; David Bullen

Pas Reform has appointed a new sales director for the Asia Pacific region, Dr Tan Ee Seng. He will be based at the company’s new sales office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Dr Tan Ee Seng

As part of massive expansions in both its operations and its research and development centre, Biorigin is now contracting in the R&D field withÉrika Durão Vieira, doctorate student and master in chemical engineering from Unicamp, Brazil.