Andre C.

Agribusiness | Managing Director & Founder

United States of America
EN, ES, FR

Experienced international agribusiness leader and advisor, C-suite executive, passionate about the development of a sustainable, innovating and performing Agri-industry. Multicultural and multinationa...see more

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry

350

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Managing Director & Founder

AGRI-GENERATION
2 years
Current position
Dec 2020 - Present
- Founded an international agribusiness consulting company to connect clients across the globe with a group of passionate and experienced professionals who want to make a difference in ...see more

Chief Operating Officer

LARK SEEDS INTERNATIONAL
2 years
Sep 2018 - Nov 2020
- ADMIRAL SEEDS has joined the group LARK SEEDS INTERNATIONAL to offer a larger choice of vegetable seeds varieties for North and South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

CEO

ADMIRAL SEEDS
9 months
Dec 2017 - Sep 2018
- Created ADMIRAL SEEDS, based in California, to distribute vegetable seed varieties for the professional growers with a market focus in Mexico, Central America, South America, Africa a...see more

Deputy CEO

HM.CLAUSE
1 year
Dec 2016 - Jun 2018
- HM.CLAUSE a business unit of LIMAGRAIN Vegetable Seed Division. - Managed the global executive VP team for Sales, Marketing, Operation and Global Supply Chain, Quality Assurance and I...see more

Vice President, Head of Global Sales

HM.CLAUSE
5 years
Dec 2011 - Dec 2016
- Member of the global executive leadership team. - Defined and implemented the global company sales strategy and organization development. - Managed the sales division (sales, product...see more

Vice President, Sales America & Pacific

HM.CLAUSE
4 years
Dec 2007 - Dec 2011
- Member of the operating executive committee America and Pacific in charge of the execution of the global company strategy in the region. - Managed the sales department and sales organ...see more

Product Manager Cucurbits

HARRIS MORAN SEED COMPANY
2 years
Dec 2005 - Dec 2007
- Managed the cucurbit product life cycle and product portfolio (product introduction, crop profitability, product life cycle, cucurbit breeding direction).

Marketing Project Manager

LIMAGRAIN
< 1 year
Dec 2004 - Dec 2004
- Created and coordinated a shared vegetable seed market database for the Vegetable Seed Division. - Worked with 7 vegetable seed companies of LIMAGRAIN & 40+ product managers to assemb...see more

Product Development Manager Mexico

HARRIS MORAN SEED COMPANY
2 years
Dec 2002 - Dec 2004
- Set up and managed the product development department and trial network in Mexico - Managed the research operation budget of the breeding station of Los Mochis (Sinaloa)

International Export Sales Manager

CLAUSE TEZIER
3 years
Dec 1999 - Dec 2002
- Managed a team of 6 area managers and 13 product development representatives with a portfolio of 80 international customers in 33 target countries supported by 2 brands: CLAUSE and TE...see more

Area Sales Manager USA-Canada-Mexico

CLAUSE TEZIER
4 years
Dec 1995 - Dec 1999
- Opened the Mexican vegetable seed market for CLAUSE TEZIER - Identified, developed and established several leading products in the Market - Managed company key accounts and US wholesa...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry

Expertise

  • Strategy Development
  • Distribution Strategies
  • Research and Devlopment
  • Sales
  • Operation Management
  • agbiotech
  • Biosolution
  • Seed breeding
  • Agri-production