Helen Houghton

Wendy Wakeman

Corporate Development Director

Helen works with Andrew Jackson, assisting in the development of strategic new sales channels and specific sales related projects globally. Helen also has responsibility for Marketing and the Global Pricing Strategy Team.

Helen joined Anpario in 2017 from Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health, formerly Merial Animal Health Ltd, where she was Head of Avian for all European markets and Russia. Helen joined Merial in 2005, and she was awarded a Nuffield Farming Scholarship in 2010 where she studied disease prevention in the chicken embryo and young chick, which involved travelling to USA, Netherlands, China and India.

Helen studied Physiology, Biochemistry and Nutrition of Farm Animals at the University of Reading and went on to achieve her Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine at the Royal Veterinary College. She joined Towcester Veterinary Centre and enjoyed 3 years working in mixed practice. Helen joined Hoechst Roussel Vet (later to become Intervet) as Veterinary Technical Manager for all species. Later, Helen became a Project Manager in R&D and Veterinary Advisor for all avian, swine, equine, bovine and ovine vaccine projects and in 2004, was awarded the RCVS Certificate for Laboratory Animal Science.