17 January 2024, Europe: As of January 2024 Jens Hartmann, Head of Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) from Bayer Crop Science is the new Chair of the Board of Directors at CropLife Europe.
Jens Hartmann: “The agricultural sector is undergoing a significant transition. As we navigate this change, collaboration remains most essential for the success of a farmer-led digital and green transformation. Together, we want farming tonot only feed the world but also to protect it. We have an immense and fascinating challenge ahead, and it’s one of main reasons why I am excited to be serving as the new Chair of the CropLife Europe Board.”
Jens is a member of Bayer’s Crop Science Executive Leadership Team and serves as the division’s Regional Head for Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). Jens has worked in the agriculture sector for over 30 years with various leadership roles in commercial, marketing and enabling functions in Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Olivier de Matos, CropLife Europe’s Director General: “I am delighted to welcome Jens as our new Chair. We will all benefit from his leadership and vision, especially when it comes to innovating our sector. I want to express our sincere gratitude to Alexandra Brand, our outgoing Chair, for her guidance and commitment in ensuring our sector can thrive and continues to push boundaries for better results: for farmers, consumers, and the environment.”
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