COBB EUROPE has appointed Matthew Wilson as its sales and technical director.

Mr Wilson will lead the sales and technical teams for the genetics giant in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, after most recently working at Cobb’s world technical team as a ventilation specialist in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

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He has spent nearly 30 years working in the poultry industry, with a focus on broilers and has held roles in both Europe and on a global scale.

He is a graduate of Mellows College Galway, in Ireland, with a diploma in poultry production.

‘Strong addition’

“I am thrilled to be able to welcome Matthew back to our Cobb Europe team,” said Roy Mutimer, managing director of Cobb Europe.

“He knows the complexities of our market and is someone that is well respected by customers and colleagues alike. He will be a strong addition to this growing market.”