Dr. Pande is a trained veterinarian who brings over twenty years of experience of the Indian and international animal nutrition industry, together with a strong technical and field expertise.
The appointment of Dr Pande will support Lallemand’s investments, future development plans and efforts in India, south Asia and South East Asia at a time when the company is rolling out its ruminant products portfolio in the region (probiotics, yeast derivatives and silage additives).
After completing his Master’s degree in Veterinary Science, Dr Pande worked for six years as Founder Faculty Member at Dr. B. V. Rao Institute of Poultry Management & Technology in India, one of the premier institutes in Asia.
His last assignment was as General Manager (Technical) at Natural Remedies, Bangalore (India), a specialist of phyto-pharmaceuticals for animal health.
Having worked at Business Development across India and in more than 30 countries around the world, Dr Pande has acquired strong technical and field experience. He is the author or co-author of over two dozen communications published at National and International scientific congresses.
Dr Pradip Linge, Area Manager Asia for Lallemand Animal Nutrition commented: “After having established the credibility and efficacy of Lallemand monogastrics solutions in India, the company plans to focus on making available its ruminant product portfolio with strong technical support from Dr. Pande. This will not only help dairy farmers improving their profitability, but also enhancing their animals health status.”