Trouw Nutrition Asia Pacific appoints key executives

August 5, 2020 - Trouw Nutrition Asia Pacific announced that it has appointed BK Chew as its Regional Director Feed Additives, while Heng Aik Jin has accepted the role of General Manager Trouw Nutrition APAC Export.

Mr. BK Chew has many years of experience in the animal nutrition and additives industries. Most recently, he was Global Key Account Director at Adisseo Bluestar. Before that, he worked at Nutriad International as Regional Director Asia Pacific and at Alpharma Animal Health as Regional Director Sales and Marketing Asia Pacific.

BK is overall accountable for expanding Feed Additives business in Asia Pacific, while personally also focusing on specific countries and Key Account Management roles. He also taking the role of the regional Feed Additives leadership team while also leading the Technical teams of Indonesia and Vietnam.

BK holds a Bachelor of Science major in Animal Science from the Purdue University and graduate studies in Reproductive Physiology and Endocrinology at University of Idaho. He will be based in Bangkok, Thailand.

Mr. Heng Aik Jin joined the Trouw Nutrition Asia Pacific Cluster as Regional Procurement Head in 2017. Prior to joining us, he worked at Kemin Industries (Asia) Pte Limited as Regional Manager Southeast Asia and Taiwan. Before that he was the Feed Ingredients South East Asia Manager of Connell Bros Company (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd.

Heng will be primarily accountable for the overall performance of the Trouw Nutrition Asia Pacific Export. Heng holds a MBA from Cardiff Metropolitan University and a BA in Southeast Asia Studies from University of Malaya, Malaysia. He and his family will relocate from Indonesia to Bangkok, Thailand at the end of 2020.