Danisco Animal Nutrition & Health, a business unit of the Health & Biosciences Division of IFF (International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.), is delighted to announce the appointment of Brandon Raddatz as its newest key account manager. He brings with him a wealth of experience in the field of production agriculture and animal nutrition.
Born and raised on a family farm in western Nebraska, Raddatz's passion for agriculture and animal health began at an early age. After completing his studies in agribusiness at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, he embarked on his career with the Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM). At ADM, Raddatz gained extensive knowledge in commodity trading, specifically dealing with sunflowers, canola, flax and soybeans. Additionally, he excelled in selling meal co-products to diverse feed markets. His journey at ADM also included selling refined cooking oils in the human food market, which provided him with invaluable insights into various aspects of the industry.
Throughout his impressive 23+ year career, Raddatz has held leadership positions in oilseed processing, amino acids and specialty feed additives. His commitment to building strong customer relationships remains a constant driving force behind his success. Prior to joining IFF - Danisco Animal Nutrition & Health, Raddatz further honed his skills in the yeast and probiotic animal feed space during his tenure at Phileo by Lesaffre.
Currently residing in Bentonville, Arkansas, with his wife and two sons, Raddatz is thrilled to be joining the IFF - Danisco Animal Nutrition & Health team. His role as key account manager will allow him to leverage his vast experience and passion for customer satisfaction in serving clients not only in his local "backyard" of Northwest Arkansas but also across North America.
"Joining IFF - Danisco Animal Nutrition & Health is an incredible opportunity for me," said Raddatz. "I am eager to contribute to an organization that shares my commitment to delivering high-quality products and services to customers and I look forward to working with our talented team."