Nestlé Purina Petcare has welcomed Natalie Weatherley as its new head of vet sales UK.
Natalie, who has worked in the veterinary industry for more than 10 years, brings a wealth of experience to the team and will be developing closer relationships with the veterinary profession and increasing awareness of Purina products and science.
She 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.
“We’re delighted that Natalie is coming to lead the team,” said Harriet Morley, specialist channel director – Purina Northern Region. “Natalie is well-known and respected in the industry and has the insights, knowledge and experience to develop positive collaborations with veterinary professionals.”
Natalie added: “This is a great time to be joining Purina. 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.”