EVP, Crop Nutrition
Mr. Knutsen (born 1962) has served as Executive Vice President Crop Nutrition (previously “Downstream”) since May 2015. His previous positions in the company include Business Unit Manager North and East Europe 2012–15, Business Unit Manager Asia 2006-12, VP Head of Downstream Marketing 2005-06, VP Head of Yara Specialties 2001-05, Country Manager Spain and Portugal 1998-2001. In addition, he has held a number of financial controller, commercial and management positions since joining the company in 1987 as a trainee.
Mr. Knutsen holds a Master’s degree from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen, Norway.