Kaiima Announces the Appointment of Dr. Mark Messmer to its Board of Directors
Dr. Mark Messmer Appointed to Board
Kaiima Announces Appointment of Richard Greubel as CEO, Dr. Doron Gal to Continue as President
February 15, 2017
Moshav Sharona, Israel
Kaiima Bio-Agritech Ltd. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Mark Messmer to its Board of Directors.
Dr. Mark Messmer is currently engaged with Arvegenix in Pennycress crop R&D. Previously, Dr. Messmer led Monsanto’s North America Corn Breeding program, holding that position for 15 years. Dr. Messmer also led Monsanto's global hybrid wheat breeding program for 2 years in the late 1990's.
Prior to that, Dr. Messmer held various research and management positions, primarily focused on corn breeding
and breeding technology development over a period of 14 years, at Garst Seed Company.
Dr. Messmer holds a Master's and Ph.D. in Plant Breeding and Genetics from the University of Illinois.