GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — Noble Agri (NAL) announced on Sept. 29 the appointment of Kevin Brassington as Global Head of Grains & Oilseeds. Brassington will be based at NAL’s Geneva, Switzerland headquarters and will assume his responsibilities immediately.

“I am pleased to welcome Kevin Brassington to our team,” said Matthew Jansen, NAL chief executive officer. “Our Grains & Oilseeds division is core to our global network, and Kevin is recognized as an industry leader in G&O.”

He comes to NAL from Archer Daniels Midland Co., where he served as president, Oilseeds Europe. Brassington brings to his new post two decades of experience in all aspects of the grains and oil sector, rising through the ranks in North America and Europe, to positions of increasing global responsibility.

With operations on six continents, NAL’s Grains & Oilseeds Group is one of the leading oilseed processors, with oilseed crushing and refining operations in China, Brazil, Argentina, South Africa, Ukraine and India, complemented by logistics assets and facilities such as ports, elevators and warehouses. NAL originates, stores and exports wheat, barley, corn, oilseeds, vegetable oil and related products.