Raphael LATZ

Directeur général, LOUIS DREYFUS COMPANY

Raphael has 20 years of experience in agribusiness. After seven years working for a French company importing soy to the country, he joined LDC in 2008 to open its distribution office in France, and in 2019 was appointed Head of Distribution Countries for Europe. Since 2018, he has also served as President of Synacomex, representing France’s import/export sector and French stevedores. Raphael is an advocate for sustainability in relation to imported commodities, and in particular LDC’s benchmark Soy Sustainable Policy, launched in 2018.