Agria Pet Insurance has appointed Janet Hughes to the position of head of veterinary business.
Mrs Hughes will be responsible for ensuring veterinary practices receive the right level of support from Agria to grow their businesses.
Well known figure
A well-known figure in the veterinary profession, Mrs Hughes is a regional organiser for the VPMA and in her previous role she has been involved with launching pet health plans in practices.
She said: “The move to Agria is extremely timely, as the company is at the forefront of the pet and vet sector and fully committed to investing and developing innovative new products. I’ve gained a good understanding of what veterinary practices need to be successful and have some strong relationships in this industry. Now I’ll be demonstrating how working with Agria can help practices to sustain rapid growth.”
Energy and enthusiasm
Agria managing director Simon Wheeler said: “Janet has the energy and enthusiasm we need to really communicate our innovative approach. This year, we’ve taken some big strides forward and we’re looking forward to gaining momentum to become the profession’s pet insurer of choice.”