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Growth and structuring continue for Olmix Group

A new director for the Plant Care business unit.

Over the last 18 months, Olmix has rapidly expanded its Plant Care division to meet customer expectations and market demand. Now, Mr Hugues Dumas joins the management team as Director of the Plant Care business . The structuring of the division and the integration of recent acquisitions in Europe will be the main objectives of the coming months.

With the acquisitions of PRP, Micromix Plant Health and integration of Amendis, Olmix has considerably developed its Plant Care division. This becomes a major pillar within the structure of the group next to Animal Care and Human Care divisions.

In order to accompany this international development, Mr Hugues Dumas joins the management team as Director of the Plant Care business . He will also be a  Member of the Group’s Executive Committee. The new structure of the Plant Care division and the integration of recent acquisitions in Europe will be the main objectives for the coming months.

Mr Hugues Dumas has been working in agricultural industry for 15 years, first in the field of seed production, then in international marketing and as a sales manager within the Limagrain group (Vilmorin & HM. Clause). Following this Mr Dumas worked in Tradecorp , first as Director of France and then Director of Performance in Europe. Immediately before joining Olmix, Mr Hugues Dumas was General Manager of the company SDP recently acquired by Tradecorp.

Mr Hugues Dumas.

His knowledge of markets in an international environment and his desire to join a Breton family group were important forces in the recruitment decision. These elements will be important assets to accompany the Olmix Plant Care teams in their performance.

According to Mr Jean-Marie Bocher, International Director Olmix Group: "It is a real satisfaction to see our team expand to meet our objectives of structuring and growth of the group. Current issues and all development projects in the field of algae require a complementary and external expertise to the group. We are on course in keeping our global and entrepreneurial dynamic realised".


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