New Head of KWS Corn Activities in North and South America
Alexander Drotschmann takes over the position as Head of the KWS Corn Division with the responsibility for KWS corn activities in North and South America. He succeeds Ruediger Strohm in this position, who has scaled back his responsibilities for personal reasons.
Alexander Drotschmann is an experienced “seedsman” having worked for many years in various Marketing and Sales positions for Syngenta, and most recently for Bayer CropScience in North America. His native country is Germany where he attended the University of Kiel and received a degree in Agronomy.
Alexander Drotschmann will be located in St. Louis (Missouri) in the new KWS Gateway Research Center. In his new role as Head of the KWS Corn Division for North and South America he becomes a member of the AgReliant Member’s Committee, a joint venture of KWS and Limagrain for corn breeding, production, and sales in North America.