GreenChem CEO Pavel Hanus has recently taken on the additional role of Chief Commercial Officer at LAT Nitrogen, becoming a vital part of their management team.
Pavel joined the AGROFERT group in 2011 as Logistics Manager at GreenChem Holding BV, where he was appointed CEO in 2013 and combined this position with the role of Commercial Director and Board member at Duslo, a.s. from 2015. Since 2019, Pavel has been a member of the Board of Directors at Lovochemie, a.s.
While remaining CEO of GreenChem Holding BV and continuing as a member of the Board of Directors of both Lovochemie, a.s. and Duslo, a.s., Pavel Hanus will coordinate the commercial activities within AGROFERT and LAT Nitrogen.
Commenting on AGROFERT’s acquisition of LAT Nitrogen, Pavel said: “The acquisition of LAT Nitrogen opens many new opportunities and will bring added value to AGROFERT group. LAT Nitrogen is a leading fertilizer and melamine producer, but also an important AdBlue producer in Europe. This will further strengthen AGROFERT’s position as a highly reliable European AdBlue supplier.”
Speaking on the new addition to their management team, Leo Alders, CEO of LAT Nitrogen, said: “On behalf of the management team, I would like to welcome Pavel on board. Pavel brings a broad knowledge of our markets and is familiar with the fertilizer and technical nitrogen sites in the AGROFERT group of companies, which will support our further integration in the AGROFERT group of companies.”
A brief look at LAT Nitrogen
LAT Nitrogen is a leading European provider of nitrogen-based products in the fertilizer and industrial chemical market. The company was created through the acquisition of Borealis Fertilizer, Technical Nitrogen and Melamine business by AGROFERT in 2023. As such, GreenChem and LAT Nitrogen can support each other closely in our operations.
LAT Nitrogen employs nearly 2,000 employees across Europe and has production units located in Austria, France and Germany. The company has an extensive warehouse and commercial network in Western, Central and Eastern Europe. LAT Nitrogen supplies fertilizers, technical nitrogen products and melamine solutions to respectively farmers, industrial players and the woodworking industry. You can find out more about LAT Nitrogen here.