East-West Seed. one of the world’s leading vegetable seed companies, named Henk Hermans as new General Manager in the Philippines effective July 11, 2017. Former General Manager of EWS Philippines, Mary Ann Sayoc, has taken on a new role, representing EWS globally as Lead Public Affairs for the East-West Seed Group.
Henk brings over 20 years of management, marketing, and sales expertise gained in Asia, the Middle East, and Europe.
Since joining East-West Seed in 2015 as Senior Advisor for Facilities Development, Henk has led the setup of facilities for East-West Seed in Indonesia, Thailand, Myanmar and India. One of his most notable projects was the unique and stunning East-West Seed Regional Head Office in Nonthaburi, Thailand.
Henk completed an international executive program in General Management from INSEAD in Singapore and France. He also graduated with an MSC in engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands.