“As a company which is 100% dedicated to the vegetable seeds business – founded and owned by farmers – HM.Clause is a leading force in the global Vegetable Seeds market. Our focus on customers and in-depth market and product knowledge positions us well to develop and market innovative, value-adding genetics that help our grower customers increase their farm productivity – be this the small holders in developing markets or large, sophisticated vertically integrated vegetable producers in developed markets, However, we also need to ensure our genetics meet the needs of the entire value chain, including packers, processors, traders all the way to consumers.”
In his role as Vice President of the AMPA region, Andreas is responsible for the implementation of the company’s strategic plan to achieve sustained, profitable growth and industry leading customer satisfaction within the region. Andreas joined HM.CLAUSE in January 2019, with over 30 years of experience in the industry, during which he held numerous global and regional business leadership roles – initially in the crop protection business and during the last 15 years in the vegetable seeds business, mostly in North America, South America and Asia.
Andreas was born and raised in Switzerland. He graduated as an Engineer in International Agriculture from the Technical University in Basel and holds a B.Sc. in Marketing from the Swiss Institute for Business Administration.