HELM Agro US Hires New Regulatory Affairs Leader
Tampa, FL (April 2, 2019) – HELM Agro US, Inc. today announced the hiring of Matt Granahan as the company’s new US Regulatory Affairs Leader.
Granahan has more than 15 years of regulatory experience in the US agrochemical industry. In his new role, Granahan will be responsible for overseeing all regulatory and data package clearances for the Company’s crop protection portfolio, as well as the planning and execution of registration needs at the federal and state level. He will also provide corporate guidance on regulatory strategies and tactics specific to new product and formulation developments.
“Matt brings exceptional leadership, scientific and advocacy experience to our regulatory affairs team,” says Jan Stechmann, President, HELM Agro US. “In today’s highly regulated crop protection business, a strong functional leader is essential. Matt’s extensive background makes him the ideal professional to seamlessly navigate us through the complexities of the regulatory landscape.”
Prior to joining HELM, Granahan served for nine year as Regulatory Manager for Nufarm Americas Inc. Prior to that he held various regulatory, technical science and environmental compliance positions for Nufarm, Team Industrial Services, TruGreen and Environmental Consultants Inc.
Granahan holds B.S in agricultural sciences from the University of Kentucky. He currently resides in Raleigh, North Carolina.
About HELM Agro US
HELM Agro US, Inc., located in Tampa, Florida, was founded in 2003. Its parent company, HELM AG, is a multi-billion-dollar family-owned business with a history spanning 119 years. Today, HELM AG is one of the world’s major independent chemical marketing enterprises with more than 100 subsidiaries in over 30 countries. HELM is committed to providing high quality crop protection solutions through innovative chemistries, convenient formulations and uncompromising customer service. This includes high standards in registrations, efficacy of products and customer engagement.