Adama strengthens UK arable team

Adama Agricultural Solutions, the manufacturer of post-patent crop protection products, has made three new appointments to its UK team.

Adrian Parkinson joins the company’s commercial team as its fourth national account manager, responsible for the Agrii and Crest accounts. Mr Parkinson has spent the last 11 years working for Dow AgroSciences in New Zealand after holding a number of technical roles in the UK arable sector.

Kuldip Mudhar will work with the technical team as a technical specialist, with specific responsibility for the company’s sugar beet products and stewardship initiatives. He was most recently with Monsanto for six years, latterly as germplasm advancement manager. Previous employers include TAG, Solanum and Syngenta.

Chris Charnock joins Adama’s marketing team as marketing lead, after nine years with Syngenta, most recently as an area manager. He is BASIS qualified and also holds a Chartered Institute of Marketing diploma.

 LtR: Chris Charnock, Adrian Parkinson and Kully Mudtar

LtR: Chris Charnock, Adrian Parkinson and Kully Mudtar

“We are confident that these appointments will enhance our ability to improve the productivity and profitability of our farming customers,” says Rob King, Adama UK’s managing director.  “Adama has rapidly become established as a key element of the UK arable sector.  These appointments demonstrate our commitment to Adama’s continued growth and for the ongoing support of British farming through efficient crop protection solutions and novel agricultural technologies.”