Sergio Chavez, the executive vice president of Unión Nacional de Avicultores (the Mexican Association of Poultry Producers) has been appointed to the position of executive president.

Chavez will be in charge of coordinating the UNA's overall agenda as well as overseeing its legislative efforts and export programs. He has been with the UNA, a founding country member of the International Poultry Council, for 28 years.