Nitrogenmuvek Zrt appoints Gerald Papst as Chief Business Officer for its business activities

Nitrogenmuvek a leading producer of high-quality Nitrate fertilizers in Hungary announces the appointment of Gerald Papst as Chief Business Officer for its entire fertilizer and agribusiness.

“Gerald Papst brings with him a 31-year experience in the European fertilizer industry and clear focus on commercial excellence, transformation and growth. I am happy to have him onboard”, says Laszlo Bige, Chairman CEO of Nitrogenmuvek Zrt.

“I am looking forward to closely work with Gerald in the development of our growing fertilizer and agribusiness”, says Zoltan Bige, Chief Strategy Officer of Nitrogenmuvek Zrt.

Gerald holds a PhD in agriculture from the university of Life Science in Vienna and an MBA from the Danube University in Krems, Austria.

Nitrogenmuvek operates an Ammonia plant with a capacity of 1400 tons per day and 3 CAN plants with a capacity of 5100 tons a day complemented by a Urea plant with a capacity of 600 tons per day and an UAN plant. Distribution companies are in place in 10 European countries where beside fertilizer also seeds, pesticides and speciality fertilizers are distributed. A grain trading business has been integrated. All business activities are supported by an own truck fleet of  162 trucks.