The entire AlgaEnergy team wishes to convey its affection and sincere thanks to all those people who are working, under very harsh conditions, to face the crisis caused by COVID-19.
Our recognition is especially meant for health professionals, who even give their lives to take care of ours, and in addition our gratitude goes to all the people who are part of the agri-food chain, for the effort they are making to guarantee uninterrupted food supply to the population. Together let’s all make their efforts merit the results they deserve.
Take care and protect yourself.
Discover the package of measures that we have put in place to fight against COVID-19
Under the direction of Douglas Ry Wagner, Ph.D., President of International Agribusiness, AlgaEnergy has recruited a new executive leadership team to drive growth in the United States and Mexico.
AlgaEnergy S.A., a global leader in microalgae biotechnology, announces major growth initiatives in the United States and Mexico, bringing its latest innovations to the front line of the biological revolution in integrated crop management and helping growers reach their Green GoalTM. Microalgae are single-cell plants, biological powerhouses that offer solutions for some of societies biggest challenges such as food safety & security and environmental sustainability.
Under the direction of Douglas Ry Wagner, Ph.D., President of International Agribusiness, AlgaEnergy has recruited a new executive leadership team to drive growth in the United States and Mexico. Bill Schwoerer joins AlgaEnergy as National Sales Director for the United States, and Geovainer (Geo) Zúñiga joins AlgaEnergy as Country Manager for Mexico. Wagner commented, "I am honored to have Bill and Geo join the AlgaEnergy leadership team. I know that through their efforts, experience and capabilities, AlgaEnergy will create a strong presence by bringing the power of our microalgae products to the market and to the growers."
Bill Schwoerer, National Sales Director, United States
Schwoerer has an MBA from Palm Beach Atlantic University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Georgia. His exceptional track record includes building successful relationships for several agriculture companies such as Concentric™ Ag Corporation, Valent® BioSciences, Harris Moran® Seed Company, and Seminis® Vegetable Seeds, Inc., Abbott® Laboratories and A. Duda and Sons®.
"I am fortunate to be part of the AlgaEnergy team bringing innovative and highly efficient solutions to production agriculture," affirmed Schwoerer. "By adding microalgae to crop production programs growers can optimize crop stress tolerance, enhance plant nutrition, and improve overall plant and soil health. I believe microalgae have limitless potential in optimizing regenerative agriculture."
Geovainer (Geo) Zúñiga, Country Manager, Mexico
Zúñiga is an Agricultural Engineer Graduate of the University of Costa Rica with an MBA from the UNED of Costa Rica. He brings over 18 years of international experience in the agricultural sector. His previous experience includes leading marketing and new product development for BASF and Monsanto.
"Agriculture is a vital economic sector in Mexico," said Zúñiga. "Mexico is one of the largest producers of food in the world. Our growers now embrace sustainable options which allow them to improve the soil while increasing yield and quality. Soil health and the nutritional value of fresh produce are now important topics in Mexico, and there is a rising interest in AlgaEnergy's microalgae-based products to bring sustainable, natural solutions. I am looking forward to leading AlgaEnergy's path to success in Mexico and neighboring countries in the coming years."
The company is continuing with its internationalization plan, “Project Victoria,” by establishing these new businesses and recruiting top leadership talent to support the introduction of AlgaEnergy’s unique product portfolio.20 May, 2020
Augusto Rodriguez-Villa, President of the biotech company, joins the Board of Directors of the Spanish Bioindustry Association (AseBio).19 May, 2020
Under the direction of Douglas Ry Wagner, Ph.D., President of International Agribusiness, AlgaEnergy has recruited a new executive leadership team to drive growth in the United States and Mexico.07 May, 2020
At AlgaEnergy we have always had a long-term vision, and we are convinced that only through innovation will we be able to move forward strengthened and generate a more prosperous country, more sustainable development and a better world.23 April, 2020
The biotechnology company and Madrid’s Institute for Rural Research and Development, Agricultural and Food (IMIDRA) have donated a significant batch of seedlings and biostimulant products to nearly 500 farmers. The event was chaired by Isabel Díaz Ayuso, President of the Community of Madrid.20 April, 2020
The objective is to develop techniques for fractionation and stabilization of substances of commercial interest, obtained from biomass of microalgae and cyanobacteria.13 April, 2020
Organized by AseBio and BIOVEGEN, it brought together the main actors in the sector to discuss the main challenges of the bioeconomy and the products obtained from it.05 March, 2020
Del Campo provides the biotechnology company with valuable knowledge and experience in the microalgae sector.03 March, 2020
María Segura, Deputy General Manager and Technical Director of AlgaEnergy, was invited to participate in the meeting “Women who lead the future”, organized by AseBio.17 February, 2020
The biotechnology company took advantage of this fair of international reference in the fruit, vegetable and fresh produce sector to showcase its innovative range of biostimulants based on microalgae AgriAlgae®.12 February, 2020