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Johan Schrijver was born in Groningen, the Netherlands. He is an accomplished manager within the starch industry with more than 30 years of experience in Commercial and R&D functions. During his career he worked in multiple countries and achieved structural growth in every company he worked for. He has lead successful larger projects including new binder systems for the paper industry and development and implementation of a special wheat hydrolysate for the alcohol production, these all resulting in a major impact in the market. The main companies he worked for were: KSH (today AVEBE) potatostarch; ZBB (today T&L); Cargill in Europe (building up the starch market) and in the USA (special projects); Kolb CH where he was responsible for End Users Products (Surfactants) and as managing director for Caldic NL (Chemicals). In 2009 he started to work for T&L and was responsible for the starch sales in EMEA. This department integrated in 2016 into the Sweeteners and Starches of ADM. Johan is now responsible for the starch sales in EMEA and the StarchLab in the Netherlands. He coordinates and supports also several global activities in Starches.
Johan Schrijver, Sales Director Starches
ADM’s Focus and Perspective on the Global Starch Industry
Day 1 [Mon 30, October], at 11:30 AM