Aviagen President of International Business Bob Dobbie to Retire

Bob Dobbie

After more than 43 years of dedicated service to the global poultry industry, Bob Dobbie will retire from his role as Aviagen® President of International Business as of August of this year. The recruitment process for the right candidate is already well underway.

Bob has enjoyed a vast and well-rounded career in the industry. He started in 1977 with Ross® and Aviagen on the hatchery side of the business, and then moved to breeder farms, production, customer service and finally into commercial management responsibilities. He has been a regional manager in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America, and was directly involved in acquisitions and start-ups in Turkey, Brazil, India, Australia, South Africa, and New Zealand plus the integration of the Indian River® and Arbor Acres® businesses before moving into his current role.