Laurent Genet, currently Director Strategy and Development, will be appointed Chief Strategy Officer and member of the Executive Committee as from July 1. Laurent has worked for Nutreco since 2007 in a variety of senior management positions in Europe and Asia.
In his new role he will remain responsible for – amongst others – corporate strategy, business development through organic growth planning and M&A, business intelligence as well as some important activities related to open innovation, such as our alternative proteins strategy and corporate ventures. In addition, he will bring deep insights into the Asian growth market as one of our strategic priorities.
CEO Rob Koremans says, “With Laurent joining the Executive Committee, we will strengthen and elevate our oversight, momentum and direct involvement on these important topics.”