AgroSavfe NV, a biopesticide company focusing on the development of a novel class of biofungicides, announces today the appointment of Lieven De Smedt as chairman of its Board of Directors.
AgroSavfe is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Lieven De Smedt as executive chairman of the Board of the Company.
“Lieven brings with him a vast experience in taking high-technology-based companies, such as Avantium, Metabolic Explorer, Revolymer, BioMillenia to the next level on the value chain. Needless to say that with his 35 years of international business positions he brings also a network in Europe, US and Asia, from which the Company will benefit in its partnering initiatives.” states Mr. Patrick Van Beneden from Gimv NV.
Marnix Peferoen, CEO of AgroSavfe, adds: “I am very pleased with Lieven joining AgroSavfe as chairman of the Board. His experience will be of great value to support the development of the Agrobody® pipeline for safe and sustainable treatments of fungal diseases on crops.”