The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) announces that Delegates at IFIF’s 32nd General Assembly unanimously re-elected Daniel Bercovici as IFIF Chairman for the 2020-2021 term of office, recognizing Mr. Bercovici’s successful leadership since 2018 under which IFIF experienced strong growth in strategic projects and deeper relationships with international stakeholders while attracting a range of new members from across the globe.
Mr. Bercovici, on accepting his second term as Chairman, thanked delegates for their trust, as well as “all IFIF Members for their contributions to our success over the last two years, which strengthens IFIF as the voice of the global feed industry as an essential participant in the food chain that provides sustainable, safe, nutritious and affordable food for a growing world population.”
Bercovici added, “Through our efforts and partnerships we have positively impacted the environmental footprint, the international regulatory framework, the efficiency and the image of our industry. Looking ahead, we will continue our clear focus on IFIF’s three strategic pillars, including regulatory to promote a balanced regulatory framework and support the dynamic pace of innovation, sustainability with science-based standards to contribute to the measurement and management of the feed and livestock sector footprint, as well as education & best practices, including such key initiatives as IFIF’s e-learning feed safety programme as well as the International Feed Regulators Meeting (IFRM).
He added “as we work together with our partners and stakeholders, IFIF will continue to champion science-based decisions, the need for continued innovation and better technologies, as well as regulatory convergence and free and fair trade.”
Delegates to the IFIF 32nd Annual General Assembly also unanimously re-elected Dr. Reinder Sijtsma as IFIF Treasurer and the following representatives and organisations to the IFIF Board of Directors for the 2020-2021 term: