Dr. Manfred Hudetz
CEO Syngenta Agro GmbH

After studying agricultural science in Stuttgart-Hohenheim Dr. Manfred Hudetz obtained his PhD on the mode of action and selectivity of herbicides. He started his career in Syngenta 30 years ago in herbicide research. After a global role in herbicide development he worked in technical positions in the USA, as marketing manager in Brazil, Global key account manager for seed care, head of seed care Europe, country head Poland, supply chain Russia and since 2014 as general manager for Germany and Austria. Since 2018 he is also responsible for the commercial team in Switzerland.