A former nurse with a background in pharmaceutical sales has been appointed to the role of equine sales manager for Dechra Veterinary Products.
Dechra’s equine sales manager Justine Whitmore.
Leicestershire-based Justine Whitmore
– a registered general nurse who specialised in cardiac and neurological intensive care medicine – has held a number of roles in the human pharmaceutical sales industry.
Justine’s appointment will allow Dechra to deliver increased customer contact and support for veterinary professionals in the sector in the East of England.
The appointment is a strategic investment in Dechra’s equine portfolio, which includes key products such as pain management treatments Osphos and Equipalazone.
Dechra brand manager Emma Jennings said: “Justine’s nursing and pharmaceutical knowledge means she is ideally placed to help Dechra extend the support it can offer veterinary professionals who work in the equine sector.
“Demand for our equine products remains high and Justine is a welcome addition to the Dechra team.”