IDEXX names vice-president:
The US-based IDEXX has named Irene Kerr its new corporate vice-president of worldwide operations. Ms Kerr, who has previously held senior management positions with Bayer Business Group Diagnostics and Abbott Laboratories, will oversee IDEXX's global manufacturing and distribution operations. "Irene is a seasoned diagnostic executive with a passion for continuous improvement and leadership development in operational settings," said IDEXX chairman and chief executive Jonathan Ayers. "Her extensive experience and management skills will be of tremendous value in managing our manufacturing operations to meet the increasing worldwide demand for our products."