Erik Blom joins Duravant from Meyn

Duravant has announced the appointment of Erik Blom to the position of managing director of food processing for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India (EMEAI).

Blom brings over 20 years of experience in food processing technology. He was previously managing director for Meyn Food Processing, a provider of poultry processing solutions, in the Netherlands. While at Meyn, he developed and implemented innovation process with a focus on technology acquisitions and executing an organisation-wide focus on customers.

Commenting on his appointment, he said: “The Duravant family of operating companies has a strong position in food processing with Key Technology, Marlen and now WECO. I look forward to working with these teams to develop and provide integrated solutions for our global customers and partners in this segment.”