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Nutriad Continues to Invest in USA

13 October 2016


US - Multinational feed additives producer Nutriad, that opened its’ new USA production facility in Hampshire (IL) less than one year ago, continues to invest in the American market.

The company announced the hiring of Dr. Haitham Yakout as Director of Technical Sales Support and Wendy Vanden Boom as Dairy Nutrition Consultant, which proves its’ commitment to take further leadership in the specialty feed additive industry.

Dr. Haitham Yakout will lead Nutriad’s technical sales support efforts with poultry and swine accounts in the USA and Canada. Dr. Yakout received both his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Poultry Production and Poultry Nutrition from Alexandria University, and his Ph.D. in Poultry Nutrition from the University of Nebraska & Alexandria University.

Stated Keith Klanderman, President & CEO of Nutriad Inc.: “Nutriad is continuously reaching milestones in its effort to be the best practical solution provider in the industry. Our talented and hard-working team of people, across plant, office and sales functions, know what it takes to be the best and make an effort every day to achieve just that: being the best.”

Mrs. Vanden Boom received undergraduate as well as Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Wisconsin/Madison. She has a broad experience in the sector, ranging from serving as an instructor at Globe University teaching in their Veterinary Technology to support roles in the feed industry.

Added Grady Fain, Senior Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Nutriad Inc.: “We can only realize our ambitions by hiring the best people in the market and transforming them into a committed team. That is just what we have been doing over the past few years and our recent hires show that we consistently build on that philosophy. “

Nutriad, headquartered in Belgium, provides feed additives and services to over 80 countries worldwide through a network of own offices and distributors, supported by 4 application laboratories and 5 manufacturing facilities located on 3 continents. Find out more at

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