Sep 05, 2022

Organizational Announcement Asia Pacific Region

We are pleased to announce that Marc Duchene, VP Sales Human Nutrition EMEA, Has been appointed as the new CEO for the APAC region as per 1 October 2022.

Marc will be succeeding Daniel Hitz, who recently left Barentz to pursue other opportunities outside of our company.

He brings over 20 years of experience in the field of Specialty Ingredients Distribution and General Management and has already been working at Barentz for over 15 years. Marc has previously worked in Singapore from 2012 through 2017 as the Managing Director, first for our Vitablend organization and later for Barentz APAC.   

Marc will focus on our Buy and Build growth strategy for the APAC region, by broadening our market coverage in the region and working closely with our global divisions to attract more principals working with Barentz.

Please join us in wishing Marc every success.

About Barentz
Barentz is a leading global life science and specialty performance ingredients distributor. The company sources branded specialty ingredients from leading manufacturers worldwide and its ingredient experts provide value-added technical support which includes pre-mixing, blending, ingredient formulation and ingredient testing from its state-of-the-art, customized formulation centers and application laboratories in EMEA, Americas and Asia-Pacific.

Established in 1953, Barentz has operations in more than 60 countries with a strong presence in Europe and North America, and a rapidly growing network in Latin America and Asia-Pacific. With an estimated turnover of €2.1 billion, the company employs around 2,000 people worldwide and serves over 22,000 customers. For more information, visit: www.barentz.com

For any other information, please contact:

Marcel Hölscher
Brand support and project management (part-time)
+31 (0)23 567 34 56