Reat Joins FMC as Corn Segment Manager

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Corn, FMC

Chris ReatFMC Agricultural Solutions has selected Chris Reat as their new corn segment manager.  Reat will be directing the corn segment for the company, including the brands Anthem herbicides, Solstice Herbicide, Cate herbicide, Crusher herbicide, Hero insecticide and Preemptor SC fungicide.

“The addition of Chris to our team strengthens our go-to-market plan for the corn segment,” said Aaron Locker, FMC Agricultural Solutions North America marketing director. “We are excited to have Chris leading our efforts in the corn segment, as he has the experience and insight to meet our customers’ needs.”

Reat previously served a variety of marketing, sales and leadership roles at the Monsanto Company. Most recently, he was the Roundup Ready PLUS® herbicides marketing manager for Monsanto. Reat has a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Development from Texas A&M University. He is a Certified Crop Advisor and has been the recipient of various sales and marketing awards, including the National Agricultural Marketing Association.

“FMC is a significant player in the U.S. corn herbicide, insecticide and fungicide businesses with significant growth opportunity in each market segment. I am excited for the opportunity to work with the innovative and dynamic team at FMC to identify and develop more products that bring value to growers,” said Reat.