Johan Janse van Rensburg

Johan Janse van Rensburg is the Seed Applied Technology Manager for Corteva Agriscience for Africa and the Middle East. He joined Corteva Agriscience in 2018 as a Production Planning Manager in Greytown. In this role of Seed Applied Technology (SAT), he leads the AME cross functional team in delivering SAT strategy by supporting successful application and launches of new products through performance of seed treatment testing. He also leads the AME Center for Seed Applied Technology (CSAT) in the performance of testing related applications, seed flow, plantability, stewardship as well as the trialing of new and emerging seed treatments and application technologies. He plays a key role in developing the value that Seed Applied Technology brings to the AME market. Johan was born in Sasolburg (Free State) SA, matriculated in Sasolburg (HTS Sasolburg) and is a graduate from the Da Vinci institute where he received his B. Com in Business management (with the domain of operational risk management).

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