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Alltech appoints three new general managers in the Asia-Pacific region

[Lexington, Kentucky] - Alltech is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Cemlyn Martin as general manager for South Asia. Martin has built a distinguished career with Alltech holding several roles with the company throughout the Asia-Pacific region. He joined Alltech in November 1999 as enzymes manager for Asia-Pacific. In 2001, he became general manager for Alltech India, establishing the company's office and sales operations. Martin was then appointed as business development manager responsible for the Australian poultry and alcohol industry. In July 2004, Martin was appointed Mycosorb? product manager for Asia-Pacific. More recently, he has held the position of group product business manager, responsible for the management of Alltech's Big 6 products in Asia-Pacific. He is a graduate of La Trobe University in Australia.

Dr. Richard Chong has been appointed general manager of Alltech Thailand. In 2000, Dr. Chong started working for Alltech Canada and from 2001-2003 he worked for Alltech China before taking up the appointment of general manager for Alltech Malaysia and Singapore. He obtained his bachelor of agriculture science from the University of Manitoba, Canada, in 1995 and obtained his PhD from the University of British Columbia, Canada, in 1999. Dr. Chong combines his strong educational background with a diverse working knowledge of the animal feed and livestock industry. His appointment in Thailand will further strengthen the Alltech Thailand team. Dr. Chong will be based in Bangkok.

Mr. Subramonian Ramesh has been appointed general manager of Alltech Bangladesh. In July 2003, he joined Alltech as market development manager for south Asia. Subramonian is an agricultural graduate from Gujarat Agricultural University, India. He has a postgraduate diploma in enterprise management at the PSG Institute of Technology, India and an MBA from the Bharathiar University, India.

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