Located: Marlborough, Wiltshire, UK
Specialist species: Poultry
After studying for a BA at the University of Jordan, I took a Masters then a PhD at Massey University, New Zealand. My PhD topic was “Feed particle size, whole wheat Inclusion and xylanase supplementation in broiler diets: influence on performance, digesta characteristics and digestive tract development”.
After a period working as a Researcher at Massey University, I joined the Technical Services team at Danisco Animal Nutrition, managing research trials and collaborative studies centring on the company’s carbohydrase and betaine product portfolios, and presenting results in articles and at scientific conferences and meetings.
Publications, citations, articles authored/co-authored: >15 peer-reviewed journal articles 3 chapters in books. >30 conference papers.
Affiliations: Poultry Sciences Association (PSA), World Poultry Services Association (WPSA)
Little known fact: I am a keen footballer and founded the company’s soccer league