Worldwide experience in General Management and Sales & Marketing Management in the Agri sector. Led numerous strategic projects and interim assignments internationally. Strong communication skills hel...see more
Agricultural Crops & Forestry
Retail & Ecommerce
Confirmed hourly rate
Available on short notice
Member Of The Supervisory Board
CNC HOLDING BV
Aug 2021 - Present
CNC Holding BV is one of the largest producers of substrate for mushrooms in Europe with worldwide exports.
ZON fruit & vegetables
Nov 2020 - Present
The Koninklijke Coöperatieve Telersvereniging Zuidoost-Nederland U.A. is active in a distinctive way in the international world of fresh fruit and vegetables. Committed growers grow hig...see more
Member Of The Board Of Advisors
Oct 2020 - Present
Vivara/CJ Wildbird Foods Ltd specializes in the development, production and sale of biodiversity conservation products such as bird food, feeding systems, nest boxes, plants and much mo...see more
Business Strategy Consultant
John Willems Management Consulting
Mar 2020 - Present
My mission is to help companies in Food & Agri take good decisions on business strategy, and help implement these decisions.
- Exploring new markets
- Product strategy development
- Acq...see more
Managing Director Sales BASF Vegetable Seeds / Director Nunhems Netherlands
Aug 2018 - Feb 2020
Nunhems is the Vegetable Seeds brand of BASF. It is the 4th largest Vegetable Seed business globally with approx. € 430 Mln sales, employing 2.000 FTE's globally.
This position includ...see more
Global Head of Marketing & Sales / Director Nunhems Netherlands / Strategic Program Manager
Nov 2011 - Aug 2018
Nunhems was part of Bayer in this period.
The role included:
- responsible for the global sales and Nunhems P&L for several product groups. Ca. 150 FTE.
- Responsibility as statutory di...see more
Mar 2007 - Nov 2011
Fortaplant is a leading greenhouse propagator of vegetable plants and ornamentals, employing ca. 75 people. Active for the market across west Europe. Part of the Wayland group.
Made ...see more
Sales Manager/ Area Manager
Jan 1989 - Jan 2007
Started as Sales trainee at Nunhems from1989.
Area Manager for South European and African / Middle East / Latam countries from1990: business development leading to the establishment of...see more