Des Moines (USA) ̶ Kemin Industries announced the leadership team for its newest business unit, Kemin AquaScience, formerly known as AquaKulture.
The business unit Kemin AquaScience will be led by KP Philip, who has led Kemin AquaScience through its creation. He will continue to serve as President. He will be assisted by Leo Xie-Lei, who recently joined Kemin as Chief Commercial Officer for the business unit and Regional Director of its China market, based in Shanghai.
Three other regional directors will be located in aquaculture markets across the globe. They are Chinnadurai Sugumar, Nicola Tallarico and Ning Widjaja. Chinnadurai Sugumar will be the Regional Director for the South Asia market. Nicola Tallarico will serve as Regional Director for the EMENA market. Ning Widjaja will be the Regional Director for the Asia Pacific market. Dr. M. Rajalekshmi, R&D Director, will handle global research and development for Kemin AquaScience.
Kemin AquaScience serves the growing aquaculture industry, expanding its partnership with feed mill operators, farmers and fish meal producers to help raise the healthiest aqua species with better growth, uniformity and economic returns. “Kemin AquaScience transfers our knowledge and expertise in animal nutrition and health to the aquaculture industry, while maintaining our strong customer experience,” said Dr. Chris Nelson, President and CEO, Kemin Industries. “By having strong leadership around the world in the regions where we operate, we can better provide for the global market. We can offer our superior service and our years of experience in innovative solutions to help improve sustainable fishing and shrimp farming.”