The leading company in the industry, INVE Aquaculture, has announced the addition of Thomas Raynaud to their team as the new Product Manager for Fish Diets. With nearly two decades of experience in the aquaculture field, Raynaud brings a wealth of expertise spanning research, hatchery operations, strategic marketing, product management, and business development, they assured. He has started his new role with INVE the last August 21st.
Raynaud expressed his enthusiasm about joining INVE: “I’m very happy to be joining the INVE team and Benchmark Group to bring my experience and develop the fish feed portfolio. I believe in INVE and its expertise to maintain the leadership in this industry using all the strengths and complementarities of the different Benchmark departments.”
Isabel Represas, Product Director of INVE, applauded the new addition to her team: “We are excited to have Thomas on board. With his background, he brings a wealth of knowledge and skills that will undoubtedly contribute to our continued success and growth. His enthusiasm and passion for aquaculture species perfectly align with our goals, making him an excellent fit for our organization. We are confident that his perspective and expertise will complement our dynamic team.”
Valuable insights from diverse regions worldwide
Raynaud’s career in the aquaculture industry has been marked by a remarkable trajectory. He embarked on his career in research and hatchery operations, which paved the way for his transition into strategic marketing, product management, and business development roles.
Over the course of his career, on has accumulated valuable insights from diverse regions worldwide. Particularly, Raynaud has established himself as an expert in the marine fish industry in Asia. Hailing from France, Raynaud is making the move to INVE Aquaculture from ADM, where he has contributed significantly to the industry.
Shaping company’s product portfolio strategy
In his capacity as the Product Manager for Fish Diets, Raynaud will play a pivotal role in shaping INVE’s product portfolio strategy within the context of the company’s vision and broader market strategy. With his extensive background and vision, INVE looks forward to his dynamic contributions and anticipates further advancements in the fish feed portfolio under his guidance.
According to the company, Raynaud’s responsibilities include defining the product portfolio strategy to align with market needs and company objectives, and nurturing a culture of innovation by generating and developing new ideas for product offerings. Also, leading the launch process for new products, collaborating closely with innovators and stakeholders, and guiding product lifecycle management, incorporating customer feedback and internal stakeholder input.
Enabling growth at all levels
As pioneers in the industry, INVE Aquaculture, part of Benchmark, remains dedicated to enabling growth at all levels. With 40 years of innovation backing their scientific expertise, the company offers the most comprehensive nutrition and health portfolio in the market, supporting customers in taking better care throughout the culture lifecycle.
All over the world, over 400 INVE Aquaculture employees help farms and hatcheries get the most out of their production cycle. With local offices and field teams in 27 different countries, they are by the side of customers with expert advice and cutting-edge solutions.
They specialize in providing state-of-the-art solutions in three main domains that are essential to aquaculture production: optimization of animal nutrition, careful management of animal health and rigorous control of the culture environment. Their scientific background leads back to the University of Ghent in the 1980s. We put 30 years of innovation at the disposal of our customers.