Kemin Industries has appointed Patrick Wood as its chief financial officer (CFO).
Wood joined Kemin in 2013 as a senior accountant before becoming an accounting manager a year later. The following year, he was promoted to controller for Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health – North America, and in 2015 became finance director for the business unit. In 2018, Wood took on the position of VP of finance for Kemin Nutrisurance, the global pet food and rendering technologies business unit.
"Since joining Kemin, Pat has shown his exceptional aptitude for managing financial operations in a variety of business units and across international boundaries," said Dr Chris Nelson, President and CEO, Kemin Industries.
The company said Wood has contributed to Kemin's continued growth, leading multiple due diligence and acquisition teams domestically and internationally.