Treurniet Joins Verdesian Life Sciences

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Company Announcement

VerdisianMarc Treurniet has joined Verdesian Life Sciences as Vice President of Business Development of the company’s plant health and nutrition company.  He begins immediately in North Carolina at the company’s headquarters.

Treurniet will be identifying new opportunities and multi-national business development initiatives for the long-term growth of Verdesian as part of his responsibilities.

“In this role, Marc brings a unique and global perspective to the Verdesian team,” said Greg Thompson, chief operating officer at Verdesian Life Sciences. “As our business continues to grow and evolve, we recognize the importance of cultivating relationships with our strategic partners. With his extensive experience, from leading the growth of pivotal customer relationships to delivering product concepts through to commercialization, Marc will play a crucial role in our current and future endeavors.”

Prior to joining the Verdesian team, Treurniet was an integral business development leader at companies such as Syngenta and DuPont working in agricultural markets globally. He has a proven track record of anticipating and addressing customer needs and growth expectations. In his most previous role, Treurniet was responsible for the development and implementation of seed treatment business strategy, which included product development needs, marketing and customer-focused commercialization plans. He successfully strengthened customer relationships on a regional, national and international scale.

“Cultivating global relationships is crucial to developing a business strategy that delivers,” Treurniet said. “I’m thrilled to be joining the creative and innovative team leading Verdesian, and working closely with our partners to ensure only the best new products and services reach agricultural markets.”