Jeff van Kalker, a tested operations and supply chain innovator, has joined Agricen as Director of Operations. In his new role, Jeff is responsible for overseeing safety, quality, capacity planning and logistics at the facilities where Agricen's biological and biochemical products are manufactured.
Prior to joining Agricen, Jeff was director of operations at Ecolab, a global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, where he developed multiple new products and product lines that significantly increased revenue and profitability.
“Jeff has a track record of developing and managing best practices in manufacturing, supply chain, distribution and plant operations. He will be a tremendous asset to Agricen as we continue to expand our manufacturing capacity and develop new products and technology,” said John Wolf, Agricen’s Senior Director of Innovation.
Jeff earned his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Florida and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma deployment leader.
We're happy to welcome Jeff to the team!
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