July 19, 2017. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia – Acadian Plant Health™ (APH™) recently hired Daniel Gheller for the position of Business Development Manager in the Brazil region. Within this position, Gheller will help create the APH™ crop solutions portfolio for the Brazilian market, lead and develop the sales team, as well as help develop a distributor market. Additionally, Gheller will be involved with the Research and Development Team in analyzing the international market and positioning the APH™ portfolio for long term success within Brazil.

“I’m sure that Daniel’s background, diversified experience and technical skills will add significant value to the APH™ team,” said President of APH™, Roger Tripathi. “We’re elated to have him on board because of his noteworthy leadership in global projects relevant to our industry. Daniel has also managed his own business and understands the wants and needs of a rapidly growing business in a dynamic market like Brazil,” added Tripathi.

“I’m really looking forward to being a part of the APH™ team,” said Gheller. “What motivates me about APH™ is its innovative spirit, technological leadership in the biostimulant segment and their strong alignment with the great global opportunities of this market, particularly in South America.”

Gheller is a graduate in agronomy in Brazil, with postgraduate degrees in marketing andstrategic management. He has 25 years of experience in commercial leadership with global companies such as Aventis, Bayer CropScience, Dupont and Cheminova that operate in the crop protection market with a focus on row crops and the sugarcane market. Gheller brings a wealth of experience to APH™ and the role he will play in sales team management, market access strategies, defining corporate structures and business development in different regions of the Brazilian market.

Acadian Plant Health™ is the world leader in biostimulant and bionutritional solutions scientifically proven to increase crop yields. Acadian Plant Health™ is dedicated to sustainability and maximizing crop yields while protecting the environment. Acadian products optimize plant performance from seed to table by improving plant establishment, nutrition and stress management. Acadian Plant Health™ is a division of Acadian Seaplants Limited. Acadian’s agricultural products include Acadian®, Stimplex®, Stella Maris® and Toggle® that are used as soil and foliar inputs on over 70 crops in more than 80 countries.

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