(Valkenswaard, The Netherlands) – Coppens International, an Alltech company, appointed Ronald Faber as managing director. Former managing director Anno Galema has decided to step down to enjoy family life and focus on personal projects.
“By joining Alltech, Coppens International received the opportunity to grow, invest and bring the best aqua nutrition solutions to producers around the world,” said Galema. “I am very proud of my journey with Coppens International and truly excited for its future at the forefront of aqua health and nutrition. The company’s future with Alltech is strong, and I congratulate my colleague Ronald and wish him every success in his new role.”
Faber previously held the role of marketing and sales manager at Coppens International and has been with the company since 1998.
“We are excited to welcome Ronald to the role of managing director of Coppens International,” said Patrick Charlton, CEO of Coppens International. “Having worked alongside Ronald for the past year, I know he is the best person to take our business forward and embrace the new opportunities that being part of the Alltech family represents.”
This news follows the official opening of the Alltech Coppens Aqua Centre last week. The centre received extensive refurbishment to support the development of the company’s strong aqua research programmes as well as advance a wide range of aqua innovations.