Riaan Van Dyk is the General Manager for Kemin Biologics World Wide, Kemin Industries. In his role, Van Dyk works cross culturally, locally, regionally and globally to lead the company’s newest business unit Kemin Biologics.
Van Dyk has worked in some of the fastest-growing health markets in the world. He has 22 years of experience creating and driving core brand strategies to increase market share in the pharmaceutical / life sciences industries. Van Dyk served as the Vice President of Marketing and Strategy, Kemin Industries Worldwide Marketing, before he joined Kemin he was the Marketing Director for Elanco (a division of Eli Lilly) in Asia Pacific and South Africa, where he led a team of marketing and technical managers, pricing consultants and product launch leaders and also led the commercial organization in South Africa.
A significant part of his career has also focused on the animal health industry, with a unique and valuable overlay of experience from six years of employment in the Asian market.
Van Dyk holds masters’ degrees in business and science, as well as multiple bachelors’ degrees in animal nutrition and science. He is fluent in both English and Afrikaans.