COBB has named Roy Mutimer as vice president of its EMEA and Asia-Pacific regions, effective from 1 May.
Mr Mutimer has more than 30 years’ experience in the poultry sector and began his career with the UK Veterinary Investigation Service in 1981 before joining Cobb UK Ltd in 1995.
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During his tenure with the firm, he has held roles in the United Kingdom and the United States, covering Laboratories, Quality Assurance, and Animal Welfare.
He most recently served as managing director of Cobb’s European operations, with responsibility for Production, Sales, and Technical Services.
Joyce J. Lee, president of Cobb, said: “Both of these regions are dynamic and complex and Roy’s proven business acumen and customer relationships will help ensure our many distributor partnerships, as well as joint ventures, have a trusted source of continuity during this transition.”
“I am thrilled at the opportunity I have been given to renew my connection with our customers in Asia-Pacific while continuing to support our EMEA customer base,” added Mr Mutimer
“It is extremely reassuring for me to know that I have the support of our highly dedicated, world-class teams in Asia-Pacific and EMEA. I know that together we will be able to make great progress as we work to take advantage of the exciting opportunities that are coming our way.”