Jean-François Laudouze will support Veramaris to assure ist position in the European pet food market. The company could already enter the global market by sales in the US and Canada. Ladouze and a team of experts shall focus on developing the business.
Ladouze, formerly EMEA Sales Director at Diana Pet Food, will work as Global Business Development Manager for Veramaris.
Commenting on his appointment, Jean-Francois Laudouze said: “It’s a pivotal time for Veramaris and its Pets business. I believe there is huge long term potential for Veramaris to grow within the European pet food industry. I am delighted to be joining a team with very ambitious plans.”
Veramaris’ CEO Karim Kurmaly stated:
“Pet ownership has increased significantly since the pandemic which has led to a huge demand for pet food. Europe is a key growth market and Jean-Francois will play an important role in communicating the benefits of an algae-based source of Omega-3 to responsible pet food brands.”
Jeff Alix, Veramaris’ Head of Global Business Development, Companion Animals said: “We are delighted to add Jean-Francois Laudouze to our global pet team. He brings a broad range of knowledge and experience regarding the dynamic pet food value chain, especially in Europe. A very welcome team member.”