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Arysta LifeScience Names New Business Unit Head

Arysta LifeScience North America hires Rico Christensen as business unit head, North America. Christensen will have responsibility for all Arysta LifeScience products, partnerships and markets in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
Christensen has gained extensive experience in the crop protection industry, having spent nearly 20 years at Cheminova. There he served in roles of increasing responsibility, both locally and internationally, including president of Cheminova in North America, as well as leading the company’s global marketing function.
“With an established record of growing businesses, while focusing on company infrastructure and long-term projects, Rico has a demonstrated ability as a top executive, which will add to the depth and focus needed to fulfil the business unit leader role,” says Flavio Prezzi, chief operating officer, Arysta LifeScience.