Cobb–Vantress, a leading global poultry genetics company, announces the appointment of Roy Mutimer to VP EMEA and Asia–Pacific, effective May 1.
“In this critical role for Cobb, Roy brings previous experience leading this integral part of our business,” said Joyce J. Lee, President of Cobb. “Both of these regions are dynamic and
complex and Roy’s proven business acumen and customer relationships will help ensure our
many distributor partnerships, as well as joint ventures, have a trusted source of continuity
during this transition.”
Mutimer has over 30 years of experience in the poultry industry and began his career with the UK Veterinary Investigation Service in 1981 before joining Cobb UK Ltd. in 1995. During his tenure with Cobb, he has held roles in the United Kingdom and United States, covering Laboratories, Quality Assurance, and Animal Welfare. He most recently served as Managing Director of Cobb’s European operations, with responsibility for Production, Sales, and Technical Services.
“I am thrilled at the opportunity I have been given to renew my connection with our customers in Asia–Pacific while continuing to support our EMEA customer base,” said Roy Mutimer, VP EMEA and Asia–Pacific. “It is extremely reassuring for me to know that I have the support of our highly dedicated, world class teams in Asia–Pacific and EMEA. I know that together we will be able to make great progress as we work to take advantage of the exciting opportunities that are coming our way.”