Lallemand Animal Nutrition reinforces presence in Germany

Lallemand Animal Nutrition is strengthening its sales and management human resources in Germany to better support its direct business activities. As of October 1, 2015, Dr. Christian Scheidemann has joined the team as country business manager to manage and drive Lallemand Animal Nutrition direct business in Germany.

Agriculture engineer by education, Christian Scheidemann got many years of successful sales and business management experience in the feed additives sector, in particular in yeast fermentation products, organic trace elements or silage additives. After graduation, where his main topic has been on feed preservation and dairy nutrition, Dr. Scheidemann managed the Landesarbeitskreis Fütterung Baden-Württemberg e.V. He did his PhD thesis in dairy nutrition and was appointed as Scientific Assistant at the Institute of Animal Nutrition at Hohenheim University.

Dr. Yannig Le Treut, general manager for Lallemand Animal Nutrition declared: “I am very pleased to welcome Christian on board. I am very excited about getting additional resources to serve and support such an important market as Germany, where we already and clearly demonstrated the value added our technologies can deliver to the whole animal production industry. I’m confident that, together with Dr. Eckel, our historical partner, Christian’s skills, experience and networking will bring a lot to the company.”