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Mr Jean-Christophe Juilliard, new CEO of Olmix

Mr Jean-Christophe Juilliard joins Olmix Group as CEO.

Following the consolidation of Olmix’s shareholding structure announced last October 28th, Amadéite and Motion Equity Partners have appointed Jean-Christophe Juilliard to lead Olmix company and its subsidiairies. Jean-Christophe Juilliard will manage the Group’s development and make it an international key player for solutions promoting an agro-ecological transition of animal and plant activities.

“I am thrilled to join Olmix Group which has been able to develop innovative solutions to give concrete responses to the agricultural chains’ stakeholders by providing natural solutions more respectful of our environment, says Jean-Christophe Juilliard. I know I can rely on an enthusiastic team fully engaged in supporting farmers solving their daily concerns about plant and animal health as well as nutrition while improving their economic results“.

Mr Jean-Christophe Juilliard.

Public Works Engineer and graduated from the ESSEC business school, Jean-Christophe started his career as a financial auditor with Arthur Andersen. He then joined the agri-food sector in the Spirits world, and thereafter joined Dole Food Company (world leader in fresh fruits and vegetables) holding financial management position, subsidiary’s general management position and in the aftermath management position of the Europe-Africa region from 1995 to 2010. In 2011, he took over the management of the French office of Alvarez & Marsal’s, specialist in business recovery consulting. In 2013, he joined the Limagrain Group (4th largest seed company in the world, cereal ingredients and bakery products) to become Chief Executive Officer. Since the end of 2017, he was at the head of the Ingredients division of Sodiaal Group, first French dairy cooperative of which he turned around the profitability.

About Olmix

Olmix Group is the French specialist in alternatives solutions based on algae for hygiene, nutrition and health of plants and animals. It has been created in 1995 in Bréhan by Hervé Balusson, at the heart of Brittany (France), and for the last 25 years, the company has become one of the major global specialists in marine biotechnology and green chemistry.

Olmix Group employs more than 650 people and relies on an international network of 36 subsidiaries covering more than 100 countries on the five continents. A desire to provide algae-based natural alternatives to chemical and medicinal inputs used in agriculture led to the creation of the Group.


CONTACT

  • Maxime COIFFET, Director of Institutional Relations and Corporate Communications, Olmix Group.
  • +33(0)6 63 79 00 60 | mcoiffet@olmix.com