Agriculture & Life Sciences

With the worldwide growing demand for food, ever-stricter food safety regulations and demanding consumers, the agricultural sector faces a considerable challenge of delivering responsible products at an affordable price. This is where high tech comes in: big data and precision farming are helping producers manage crops and livestock increasingly efficiently. Internationalising, upscaling and product innovation are hot topics in the life sciences – a sector comprising companies and knowledge institutions active in the field of food, feed and pharma. At the same time, the sector is rapidly professionalising, which means it requires more commercial, industrial expertise – expertise that Maes & Lunau can provide. Maes & Lunau has a long, extensive track record in providing directors, managers and supervisors to strengthen companies in the sector in today's changing times.

Some examples of completed assignments in this sector:

CEO Holding

Supplier of Greenhouse construction

Director R&D

Supplier of Greenhouse construction


International potato breeding and trading company


International Education and Research institute in Agri & Food

Marketing Manager

One of the world’s leading herd improvement companies

Managing Director Agri Retail

Large farmers cooperation

Group Controller

International meatprocessing company

BU Manager Pharmaceuticals
and Plant Manager

Developer and manufacturer of active carbon

HR Director
and Company Secretary

Dutch chemical company in life sciences and material sciences

HR Director

American pharmaceutical company

Associate HR Director Pharma

Japanese pharma company

Chief Financial Officer

Independent scientific institute