The Solana Group forms the divisions in research, variety breeding and product management. From 1 January 2019, Jacob Eising will take over the newly created position of Variety Development Manager. In this key role, Mr. Eising will coordinate all activities of the Solana Group in the areas of research, pre-breeding, variety breeding and product management. These intense coordination activities will enable the Solana-Group to offer more targeted potato varieties to customers as well as to the markets.
In his new role, Jacob Eising will directly report to Torsten Spill, Solana's General Manager for variety development and potato seed production. In addition to his role as Variety Development Manager, Mr. Eising continues to coordinate the international product management among others also the varieties for Den Hartigh.
We wish Jacob Eising every success in his new cross-group assignment.