Nutreco appointed Mr Aart Voets (47) as Managing Director of the Business Unit Hendrix. Mr Aart Voets started on 1 December 2009 and will report directly to Mr Jerry Vergeer, Executive Vice President Agriculture.
Aart Voets graduated from the Agricultural University of Wageningen in 1986. He started his career at Royal Ahold where he held various positions in distribution, manufacturing and category management.
In 1999 Aart Voets joined Sara Lee and was appointed Managing Director of Meester Stegeman. In 2004 he joined Sligro Food Group and was appointed member of the Executive Board. In that position he was responsible for the retail division.