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Paul Thomson Joins Vive Crop Protection Board of Directors

Vive Crop Protection welcomes Paul Thomson to its Board of Directors effective immediately.

Thomson has nearly 30 years of experience in agriculture, including overseeing the Product Development activities at Vive Crop Protection since 2015. Before joining Vive, Dr. Thomson held a variety of R&D and Business Development positions at Chemtura Corporation and Arysta LifeScience, most recently as the European Director of R&D for Arysta. He holds a Doctorate in Chemistry and an M.B.A. from McMaster University.

“We’re excited to have Paul join our Board,” states Keith Thomas, Vive’s CEO. “Paul understands our current and upcoming products better than anyone else and has a unique perspective from both the scientific and business angles. He’s helped guide the company through product development and commercialization and we look forward to that in the coming years as well.”

Thomson adds, “This is an exciting time for Vive, the company is poised and ready to bring new opportunities to the industry. Some of them will be game changers.”