Lallemand Animal Nutrition has appointed Alex Turney as Country Manager, Australia effective 1st July 2012.
Alex, currently Business Development Director Pacific, for Lallemand Animal Nutrition in Australia has succeeded Ken Rich, the managing director and founder of Lallemand’s Animal Nutrition’s Australian business Quality Silage Systems, following Ken’s planned retirement from full time employment. Ken has become chairman of Lallemand Animal Nutrition Australia and will continue to be closely involved with the business on a part time basis assisting with the transition of a number of key accounts and the expansion of the business into Asia and the Pacific.
Alex joined Lallemand Animal Nutrition in November 2011 after 5 years with Elanco Animal Health Australia where he was the Business Unit Manager Intensive Livestock. Prior to joining Elanco he worked for Adisseo for 7 years managing their vitamin and enzyme portfolio in Australia and New Zealand. Alex holds a degree in applied science from Massey University in New Zealand.