Roger Gilbert is the Publisher and CEO Perendale Publishers Limited. For 22 years, Mr Gilbert was the Secretary General of the International Feed Industry Federation, which he co-founded in 1987. In that time, he saw the Federation rise from humble beginnings, to represent more than 85% of all compound feeds produced globally.
He initiated the industry’s NGO representation with Codex Alimentarius and set up one of the first Memorandum of Understandings between an industry and the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organisation.
He also created the annual Feed Regulator Meeting which takes place in Atlanta in January each year and was an initiator of the Codex Code of Practice on Good Animal Feeding. Today he publishes three monthly magazines on milling, aqua feeds, and pet foods in multiple languages.