Syngenta Flowers announces the appointment of Leendert Arkenbout as Head of Operations EAME for young plants and cuttings effective September 1. This announcement follows the recent appointment of Yigremachew Worku, who will become Head of Production EAME, effective August 1. With these appointments, the supply chain is now split into two functions – Production and Operations – which will allow the teams to focus better on quality and delivery improvements to better serve our customers.
Both Yigremachew and Leendert bring wealths of experience and knowledge into their new roles. Yigremachew is currently site manager at Ethiopia Cuttings, thus giving him in-depth experience with the products and farms. Leendert was closely involved with business processes and investment decisions in his role as Head of Finance. In his new role, he will focus on optimizing the end-to-end supply flows in Syngenta Flowers operations.