Ayana Bio has named Jim Hamilton, former President of DSM Nutritional Products USA and CEO of OmniActive Health Technologies, to the company's board of directors.
Hamilton brings a wealth of industry experience to Ayana Bio, having served in various leadership roles and board positions in the dietary supplement, food, beverage, cosmetic and animal nutrition industries.
Hamilton said, "I am honored to join Ayana Bio's board of directors during this pivotal time in the company's journey. Ayana Bio's commitment to growing sustainable bioactives aligns seamlessly with my passion for advancing health and wellness through innovative solutions. Together, we will navigate the opportunities in the botanical supply chain, driving forward our shared mission of transforming the industry through plant cell cultivation."
Ena Cratsenburg, a member of Ayana Bio's board of directors, said, "Jim has played a leading role at well-respected, innovative companies in the health and nutrition industry for over 30 years, and we are thrilled to have him on the Ayana Bio board."
Frank Jaksch, CEO of Ayana Bio, said, "Jim's industry knowledge and innovative approach align perfectly with our mission to solve many of the challenges the botanical supply chain faces today."