Executive Committee

The HM.CLAUSE Executive Team is comprised of a diverse mix of individuals with a vast knowledge from across the agricultural and industrial landscape. Together, they are responsible for leading and managing the worldwide activities of our teams.

“Being a pure vegetable seed company, we are committed to bringing high quality and innovative solutions to the global vegetable supply chain. At HM.CLAUSE, success is driven by customer intimacy, a research-driven approach, and a…

Rémi Bastien

Chief Executive Officer

“Our company is a pure player in vegetable seeds, owned and founded by farmers. Our primary aim is to meet the needs of the farmer clients that we serve. We focus our efforts on creating…

Denis Balen

Deputy CEO

As we are growing, our operations outside the ‘mature’ countries are getting more and more complex. On one hand, we as a Finance-Organization have to make sure that we earn our Freedom-To-Operate every day, and…

Marc Rottiers

Global Chief Financial Officer

“New technology in agriculture will continue to develop more effective ways to grow crops for food, feed and other products. I believe we have tremendous opportunities across the chain to both preserve our environment and…

Ghis Reusken

Vice President, Global Head of Supply Chain

“As HM.CLAUSE continues on a path of growth, one challenge is how to scale up the organization from a people perspective. The next evolution of the company requires organizational structuring that emphasizes the acquisition and…

Andres Trillo

Vice President, Global Head of Human Resources

“HM.Clause is a fast growing company and the size of our teams is increasing all over the world. We need to support this scalability, and at the same time, maintain our identity and keep proximity…

Sébastien Benon

Vice President, Global Head of Sales

"The rapid growth that HM.CLAUSE is enjoying requires to constantly adapt and scale up its organization and processes. A key objective of R&D is to accompany this growth and stimulate innovation while preserving the great…

Gilles Gay, Ph.D.

Vice President, Global Head of Research and Development