New managing director for Hendrix
Nutreco, the Netherlands-based animal nutrition company, has appointed Aart Voets as the new managing director of its Hendrix business unit. He takes up his post on December 1st and reports to Jerry Vergeer, executive vice-president for agriculture. Mr Voets graduated with a degree in animal husbandry from the Agricultural University of Wageningen in 1986 before starting his career with the supermarket operator Royal Ahold. Before joining Nutreco he worked for the Sligro Food Group, where he was a member of the executive board and responsible for the retail division.