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Nutraferma Names Industry Veteran for Global Business

18 September 2013

GLOBAL - Nutraferma has named Dr Peter K.S. Chu as Vice President for Global Business.

Dr Peter K.S. Chu

In this role, Dr Chu will drive new business ventures for the international company, focusing initially on the fast developing Asian and South American markets.

Dr Chu has a firm foundation in the animal nutrition industry. He received his BS, MS, and PhD in monogastric animal nutrition from Seoul National University, and received an MBA from the University of the Philippines in 2003. Throughout his career, Dr Chu has had diverse experience - from feed mill and farm operations to diet formulations. He has been involved with overseas operations in the livestock feed industry for the last two decades.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr Chu to this new role. His expertise in the industry will surely help us in the developing markets of Asian and South America,” said Eric Lohry, President. “In 2014, we anticipate launching Nutraferma’s products in even more markets. Dr Chu will be a key component to driving these sales as well.”

Dr Chu will be based out of the Nutraferma Asia office in Seoul, Korea. He may be reached at: #1402 aT Center, 27 Gangnamdaero Seocho-gu Seoul, 137-787 Korea. Telephone: +82-2-6300-8226.

Nutraferma is an innovative biotech solutions company that uses a cutting edge solid-state fermentation process to produce high-value proteins and microbials. Nutraferma’s extensive research work has also produced state-of-the-art yeast products, bioactive peptides and phytogenic additives. Headquartered in South Dakota, Nutraferma has manufacturing and R&D facilities in South Dakota (USA) and Korea.

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