Managing Director, Van Iperen
Topic: GreenSwitch, the natural next step for the biogas industry to reduce nitrogen emission and add value to their operations
Erik van den Bergh born in Leiden, The Netherlands, is Managing Director of Van Iperen International. He studied plant pathology and theoretical crop production at the Wageningen University. Erik started his career at Rhône-Poulenc Agrochimie and joint Haifa Chemicals in 1990 as commercial agronomist for The Netherlands. During two decades at Haifa he was promoted to become finally Vice-President Sales & Marketing. In 2010 he decided to go for a new challenge and started up the international branch of the Van Iperen Group: A distribution company with 100 years of history based in The Netherlands with their own production facilities. Nowadays, Van Iperen International is present in over 100 countries, supplying Specialty Fertilizers and biostimulants with full agronomical support. Van Iperen International is eager to change the rules of the game in plant nutrition providing innovative solutions to growers for a more sustainable agriculture.