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:

Chairman of the non-executive board

International company in vegetable breeding

CEO Holding

Supplier of Greenhouse construction

Manager Facility and Real Estate

Leading Flower Auction


International potato breeding and trading company

Members of the Supervisory Board

Cooperative trade and production in the animal feed

Marketing Manager

One of the world’s leading herd improvement companies

Program Manager
and Corporate HR Manager

Dutch company for trade and production in animal nutrition

Group Controller

International meatprocessing company

Chairman Board of Directors

Doctors laboratory

HR Director
and Company Secretary

Dutch chemical company in life sciences and material sciences

Integration Manager Division Pharma/Chemicals

Strategy and investment group in pharma & chemicals

Associate HR Director Pharma

Japanese pharma company