Internationally published, Babak joined Barastoc in 2017 as a Senior Nutritionist with more than ten years of international experience working with some globally recognised stud farms, breeders and horse trainers in the Middle East, Turkey and Iran. Drawing on strong academic and scientific knowledge in Animal-Equine Nutrition, Babak is a Nutrition Society of Australia (NSA) accredited and registered nutritionist (RAnNutr.) who is pioneering work in the development and application of technology in equine nutrition and physiology, innovative feed additives and supplement design and on-farm functional diet formulation and nutrients optimisation. Winner of the European Union and Turkey government joint Post-Doc scholarship, Babak was also a PhD sabbatical researcher at the University of Western Australia and University of Tabriz (Iran, PhD) and currently is teaching Advanced Equine Nutrition course for Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) and animal science Master student as the guest lecturer at the University of Queensland.
'At Ridley, we demand world-class when nourishing and supporting your biggest asset.'