Dr Horst Auerbach

Dr. Horst Auerbach, ADDCON EUROPE GmbH, Bitterfeld-Wolfen

born 11 June 1967, Halle/Saale


  • 1987-1992
    University of Leipzig – Degree in Animal/Dairy Science; thesis entitled „Moulds and mycotoxins in roughages – a literature review“
  • 1992 – 1996
    Institute of Grassland and Forage Research; Federal Research Centre of Agriculture (FAL), Braunschweig-Völkenrode – Doctoral degree from University of Hohenheim; thesis entitled „Incidence of Penicillium roqueforti and its mycotoxins in silages and prevention of fungal growth and mycotoxin formation by the use of silage additives“
  • 1996 – 1997
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Post-doc on ruminal metabolism of mycotoxins
  • 1997 – 1999
    Senior Scientist at FAL Braunschweig with focus on silage quality
  • 1999 – 2002
    Technical Marketing Manager Feed Additives, Wolfgang Röthel GmbH, Edermünde
  • 2002 – 2003
    Area Sales Manager East Germany, Alltech Germany

Since 1 January 2004
Chief Research Officer ADDCON EUROPE GmbH, responsible for R&D, Technical Marketing silage additives/preservatives , key account management, regulatory affairs