Kemin Asia Pacific welcomes Alex De Leon as head of Technical Services

September 29, 2020 - Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health, Asia Pacific has hired Alex De Leon as its first head of Technical Services.

He will be responsible for providing technical leadership and support for the APAC region while working closely with product managers, customer laboratory services (CLS), and technical managers in the field.

Alex is a poultry veterinarian with a strong background and knowledge in gut health and, at the same time, well-experienced in feed formulation, feed technology and milling. He was born in the Philippines and did his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Philippines, and went on to pursue his Master's degree in Mississippi State University under the Fulbright scholarship programme.

Alex De Leon has more than 15 years of experience in the animal nutrition and health Industry in Southeast Asia. Before joining Kemin, he worked for leading companies like Cargill Animal Nutrition, MSD Animal Health, and Cargill Premix and Nutrition. His recent position was strategic marketing and technology director for Cargill Animal Nutrition and was responsible for developing market segments, product portfolio, and new businesses for Cargill.