Dr Annsofie Wahlström has been appointed as nutritionist for Cobb Europe to serve customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and also be involved in nutritional aspects of research.
For the past seven years she has been working with Sweden’s largest feed company, Lantmannen Lantbruk, where she was poultry feed nutritionist and product manager for broiler, turkey and breeder diets.
“We are pleased to have Annsofie joining Cobb,” said Pelayo Casanovas, sales and technical director of Cobb Europe. “She brings considerable commercial experience to strengthen our team and to advise our customers on the best way to feed our birds – especially important with the ongoing rise in feed costs.”
She gained a masters degree in animal science from SLU, the Swedish University of Agriculture, and then a PhD In 1999 studying diet and hybrid interactions in large groups of laying hens.
Then she spent three years as pet food nutritionist at Doggy where she worked on dog and cat food and was also responsible for research.
l Dr Wahlström was a speaker at the recent World Poultry 2011 conference in Brussels, presenting a paper on supplying the food service industry