Christo White joined the animal health industry as Financial Director of Logos Agvet, South Africa, in 1996. Upon Logos Agvet’s acquisition by Virbac in 1999, Mr. White continued as Financial Director of Virbac South Africa until the end of 2005, when he transferred into a new role as Regional Financial Controller for Virbac Australia and was responsible for both Financial and IT departments in Australia, South Africa and New Zealand. Mr. White joined Virbac Corporation in 2007 as CFO. Prior to his 18 years in the animal health industry, Mr. White worked in various finance roles, including Financial Director in industrial manufacturing and a trainee accountant with a South African public accounting firm. He also earned his Bachelor in Economics from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, and an Honors Bachelor in Accounting Science from the University of South Africa. He is a Chartered Accountant registered with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.
As the Vice President of Strategic Sourcing & Supply, Mr. White is responsible for securing supply, optimizing purchasing costs and creating value from sourcing activities as well as developing the supply plan strategy and managing the effective optimization of supply and inventory ensuring that it meets both company objectives and customer expectations.