Giuseppe Natale


Past President

Giuseppe Natale holds the position of Chief Executive Officer at Valagro SpA.

In 1980 he founded Farmer Italia s.n.c., today known as Valagro SpA, a multinational leader in the production and marketing of environmentally-friendly fertilisers for agricultural production, lawns, gardening and various industrial applications.

He has led the company’s internationalisation, initially on the European market and thereafter in the rest of the world. Today Valagro has 12 branch offices on 3 continents and, through its distributors, covers more than 80 countries all over the world. He has also led the company’s differentiation into the human and animal nutrition sectors, as well as that of the cosmetics industry.

Giuseppe currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Algea A.S. (Norway), and Director of several Valagro subsidiaries.

He also holds the position of Vice-President of Assofertilizzanti, Council member of Federchimica and was the President of EBIC since its foundation until November 2018.

He is a member of the IFA Strategic Advisory Team and Convenor of the IFA Working Group on Special Products – International Fertilizer Industry Association, (Paris) which includes 540 companies from 85 Countries.