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Josef Fischer retires from Syngenta Flowers

Josef leaves the company to fully dedicate his time to innovation projects in floriculture.

January 23, 2023  By Syngenta Flowers

(Source: Syngenta Flowers)

Following a successful 15-year-long career at Syngenta Flowers, Josef Fischer has retired from the company.

Josef’s career at Syngenta Flowers started in 2008. Prior to his current role as Global Innovations Manager, Josef fulfilled key roles as Head of Marketing Flowers, Head of Technical Product Development, and Global Asset Manager for vegetative crops. In these roles, Josef helped the company navigate through significant change.

In his most recent role at Syngenta Flowers, Josef helped bring structure to the innovation process and supported the Global Operations Team to think beyond the supply chain.


“Josef Fischer is a unique character with great passion for the industry, says Mark Schermer, Head of Flowers at Syngenta Flowers. “We are thankful for what Josef has meant for the company. He does not only leave a legacy behind but he will continue to inspire the innovation in our company with his staple question: “Why not!?” We wish Josef all the best in his future endeavours.”

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