Erik V.

Executive with 26+ years experience in Animal Feed & Chemicals

Netherlands
Dutch, English, Spanish; Castilian

"People are more important than processes:" As a player-coach I roll up my sleeves and join my team in the market, to understand what our business and customers are all about. I create high performanc...see more

  • Chemical & Plastic Products
  • Livestock & Animal Specialties
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Sales

350

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

Experience

Chief Executive Officer

Hamlet Protein
3 years
Current position
Jun 2019 - Present
Hamlet Protein is a leading provider of soy-based specialty proteins used in young animal feed aimed at helping farmers improve animal health and increase protein output. Hamlet Prote...see more

Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing

Adisseo
5 months
Jan 2019 - Jun 2019
Adisseo, headquartered in Paris (France), is a subsidiary of Bluestar China. Listed at the Shanghai Stock Exchange, Adisseo employs 1,500+ people worldwide. Sales of Methionine, Vitamin...see more

Chief Executive Officer

Nutriad
7 years
Nov 2010 - Jan 2018
Nutriad, headquartered in Belgium, was a privately held company, owned by Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and RABO until the acquisition by Adisseo in 2018. Nutriad produces and sells spec...see more

General Manager

Provimi
2 years
Nov 2008 - Dec 2010
Provimi, headquartered in Rotterdam (the Netherlands) currently owned by Cargill (private equity held by Permira before), is a leading player in the global animal feed industry across p...see more

Regional General Manager

Brenntag
1 year
Sep 2007 - Sep 2008
P&L responsible. Position reports to CEO Latin America. Direct reports are Commercial -, Marketing-, Operations & Logistics (O&L)-, Administration & Finance (A&F), HR- and SHE managers....see more

General Manager Venezuela

Brenntag
4 years
Jan 2003 - Jan 2007
P&L responsible. Position reports to Regional Manager Andino Norte. Direct reports are Commercial -, Marketing-, Operations & Logistics (O&L)-, Administration & Finance (A&F), HR- and S...see more

General Manager Honduras

Brenntag
3 years
Jan 2000 - Jan 2003
P&L responsible. Position reports to Regional Manager Central America. Direct reports are Commercial -, Marketing-, Operations & Logistics (O&L)-, and Administration & Finance (A&F) m...see more

BU Manager Agro Central America

Brenntag
1 year
Jan 1999 - Jan 2000
Start up of agro division in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Position reports to Regional Manager Central America. Selection and hiring of personnel. Preparation and ex...see more

Regional Manager Colombia

Brenntag
1 year
Jan 1998 - Jan 1999
Responsible for regional sales and distribution office. Position reports to General Manager Colombia. Annual sales Eur. 4 Million, 15 Employees

Management

Brenntag
12 years
Aug 1996 - Sep 2008
Brenntag, a former division of German Stinnes AG, acquired Holland Chemical International (HCI) in 2000. Brenntag´s core business is storage, distribution and trade of raw materials and...see more

Management Trainee - Guatemala

Brenntag
1 year
Jan 1996 - Jan 1997
Various functions in commercial-, logistics and financial departments. Market studies for new products. Management of client portfolio.

First Lieutenant

Royal Dutch Army
1 year
Jan 1994 - Jan 1995
Responsable for 30 drafted soldiers, 3 drafted officers and 2 professional officers. Training tasks and security of military objects. Rank obtained: Lieutenant.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Chemical & Plastic Products
  • Livestock & Animal Specialties

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Sales