Former CEO of STK Guy Elitzur joins Ecolibrium Biologicals
19th December 2018
Ecolibrium Biologicals Ltd has announced that Guy Elitzur will be joining the company as its Chairman of the Advisory Board. Elitzur was until recently the Chief Executive Officer of STK Bio-ag technologies (STK) and a member of the company’s board of directors. During his tenure, Guy led the Company’s fundraising process that culminated in raising $90 million in return for a majority stake. As part of his role, Guy oversaw the corporate direction and strategy of the company, focusing on delivering innovative biological products to the global sustainable agriculture and aquaculture markets. He led a significant growth in sales, while entering new markets and developing new growth engines for STK in the global Agriculture space.
“The crop protection industry has been going through a significant transition in the last number of years, seeking new technologies, products, mode of actions and tools to cope with the future challenges of the food chain”. says Guy Elitzur, the new Advisory Board's Chairman of Ecolibrium Biologicals Ltd, “I am thrilled and happy to join the dedicated team at Ecolibrium, which bring unique indigenous microbial based biopesticides straight from New Zealand's novel biota, providing new innovative solutions for the upcoming challenges within the food chain”.
“Ecolibrium is honoured to have someone of Guys calibre join us to provide the guidance we need to globalise our technology platforms, our team is looking forward to our collaboration and ensuring we are able to deliver our technologies to market”, says Stephen Ford Founder and Technical Director of Ecolibrium Biologicals.