Nestlé Purina Petcare has announced the appointment of Natalie Weatherley as the new UK head of vet sales.
Weatherley has previously held roles with a UK vet wholesaler and a leading pharmaceutical company. Most recently she worked for the Pets at Home Vet Group in an operational role, before being promoted to the role of head of commercial.
In her latest position, she will be “developing closer relationships with the veterinary profession and increasing awareness of Purina products and science”.
Harriet Morley, specialist channel director, Purina Northern Region said: “Natalie is well-known and respected in the industry and has the insights, knowledge and experience to develop positive collaborations with veterinary professionals.”
Weatherley added: “The veterinary sector is facing many challenges right now, but it is also presented with so many exciting opportunities.
“There is a fantastic team of veterinary professionals already in place at Purina and together we’re looking forward to identifying new ways to support practices and using Purina science to improve the health and welfare of pets.”
“The team at Purina is proud to support vets with new innovations, which in turn helps pets to hopefully enjoy long, strong and happy lives. Our aim is to help vets provide the best care for their patients.”