Paul van der Raad, has been active within the pet Industry since 1997.
He has held various senior management positions within Vital Petfood Group(VPG), as both CEO and COO, furthermore as Group Sales & Marketing director of the Best Friend Group.
Paul gained wide experience within the field of both private label and branded products in a fast-changing international environment, both within manufacturing, trading and retailing both A-brands and private labels. He has a background in both private equity & family/entrepreneur run businesses.
Paul van der Raad, states that it's very much looking like it's going to work with a unique organisation with an equally unique ownership of the Foundation. Furthermore, to work closely together with the fantastic team of staff, distributors, suppliers and customers in almost 40 countries, including local offices in 9 countries.
Almo Nature is a unique and with strong identity brand combining the quality of its pet food and the non profit character of the foundations. We have a clear vision of our future as instrument to be serving the consumers and the people who share and support in fact our vision through buying our pet food and all becoming a part of something bigger.