Product Line Director – Digital Nutrition
Michael Pastoor is the Digital Nutrition Product Line Director for Format Solutions, a software company serving the technology needs of the global animal nutrition industry. Michael has played a leadership role in the development of Format Solution’s Digital Nutrition offering, which harness big data and seamlessly connected software, to provide greater nutrient visibility and precision to the feed industry.
Michael’s passion for agriculture started at an early age on his grandparents farm in Manitoba, Canada, and he has focused his entire career on agriculture ever since. Michael’s career experience spans Risk Management, Animal Health, Nutrition and Technology. Michael joined Format Solutions (formerly Feed Management Systems) in 2015 as the Commercial Business Development Director, and had spent the previous 10 years working for Zoetis in various commercial and marketing roles.
Previous to that, Michael worked in risk management most notably with the Canadian Wheat Board.
Michael has lived in Canada, South Africa, and the United States, and currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota with his wife Leslie and their four children. In his spare time Michael enjoys spending time with his family, camping, skiing, and travel.