Jun. 19, 2018
Graduated in Agricultural Sciences by the University of Bologna and with a long career in the agricultural sector, Giuseppe Castellani joins AlgaEnergy as Country Manager in Italy. This incorporation, effective since the beginning of May, reinforces the team of AlgaEnergy in order to face the international expansion of AgriAlgae® in which Italy plays a key role.
Italy is an agricultural giant that dedicates almost 43% of its surface to the agriculture. In the last few decades, the evolution of the agri-food sector has been characterized by its high competitiveness and the trend towards to a more intensive production. It is a highly professionalized sector with a mature biostimulant market where the use of innovative solutions is widespread.
In this context, AlgaEnergy is in a privileged situation in order to offer to the Italian market innovative products of the highest quality, its range of agricultural biostimulants based on microalgae AgriAlgae®. In order to strengthen this position, Giuseppe Castellani has joined AlgaEnergy’s team and he will assume the responsibilities of Country Manager of AgriAlgae® in Italy. This appointment, made effective in May 2018, showcases the interest of the biotechnological company in the Italian market, a key market in the context of its international expansion.
Guiseppe Castellani, who accumulates over 20 years of experience in the Italian agricultural sector, will lead the challenge of consolidating the ambitious growth objectives of the company and making AlgaEnergy a reference brand in Italy.
is a biotechnology-based company specialized in the science of microalgae. The company consolidates over 4 decades of state of the art knowledge related to microalgae, generated by the main specialized universities, and has invested millionaire resources in applied R&D, positioning itself as the main international reference in this field. AlgaEnergy’s mission is to develop and commercialize innovative high-quality products derived from microalgae, targeting specific needs in different industries.
In the agricultural sector, after 10 years of research and development, AlgaEnergy launched its brand AgriAlgae®, a range of high quality biostimulants combining different microalgae species grown at AlgaEnergy’s cutting edge facilities, whose effectiveness in terms of increasing yields and improving qualities is demonstrated by numerous independent field trials.