US feed manufacturer Diamond V, with an office in the EU, has appointed Del Holzer to the new position of director, poultry business access.

He was formerly with Elanco Animal Health as director global market access, food animal. This role entailed close relationships within food processors, retailers, food service and industry associations. His 30 year career has executive and sales positions at various meat and food industry companies, including a period running his own sales and marketing consultancy.

“I am delighted that Del has joined the Diamond V team,” says Kevin Sheehan, director, food safety business development at the company. “In his new role, Del will be responsible for direct sales to broiler companies as well as market access to retail and food service companies.”