Alexander Jewell joins Leaf as Laboratory Technician

Alexander Jewell Leaf Laboratory Technician Portrait

It gives us immense pride to welcome on board Alexander Jewell, who joined Leaf in December 2022  as Laboratory Technician! Alexander built his experience working as a Quality Control Technician, and then as a Laboratory Assistant at the University of Iowa. Alexander gained yeast fermentation knowledge through baking applications in previous positions. In his role, […]

Chris Deimerly joins Leaf as Laboratory Manager

Chris Deimerly Leaf Laboratory Manager

It gives us great pleasure to welcome on board Chris Deimerly, who joined Leaf in January 2023 as Leaf’s Laboratory Manager! With a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Chris built his experience working as a Director of Quality Assurance for an extended periof of time, leading all quality functions – including lab testing, managing quality […]

Caroline Jessu joins Leaf as Marketing Officer

It gives us great pleasure to welcome on board Caroline Jessu, who joined Leaf in November 2022 as Leaf’s Marketing Officer! With a Master’s Degree in Management, Caroline has built her experience in the industry through several past positions. In her role at Leaf, Caroline support the global marketing efforts of Leaf. Her position includes […]

Braxton Carter joins Leaf as Technical Sales Manager, North America

Braxton Carter Leaf Technical Sales Manager North America Portrait Picture

We are proud to welcome Braxton Carter as part of our team. Braxton joined in November 2022 as Leaf’s Technical Sales Manager, North America Through his position at Leaf, Braxton will serve our partners and clients, delivering value through his technical knowledge in the efficient use of our products. He will engage in various missions […]

Leticia Dalmollin joined Leaf as Technical Service Representative, South America

Leticia Dalmollin Leaf Technical Service Representative South America

We are happy to welcome Leticia Dalmollin as part of our team. Leticia joined in October 2022 as Leaf’s Technical Service Representative, South America. Through her position at Leaf, Leticia will serve our partners and clients, providing technical support in South America. Leticia, through her process and fermentation expertise, will monitor industrial parameters and results […]

Viviane Serpa Muller joins Leaf as Global Innovation Manager

Leaf Global Innovation Manager portrait

We are beyond proud to welcome Viviane Serpa Muller as part of our team. Viviane joined in January 2023 as Leaf’s Global Innovation Manager. Through her position at Leaf, Viviane will coordinate internal and external innovation projects. She will support our growth and represent Leaf to create meaningful partnerships. With her Master’s Degree in Biotechnology […]

Maud Lescroart joins Leaf as Technical Sales Manager for Europe, Middle East & Africa

Leaf Technical Sales Manager Maud Lescroart Portrait

We are extremely grateful to welcome Maud Lescroart as part of our team. Maud joined in September 2022 as Leaf’s Technical Sales Manager for Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Through her position at Leaf, Maud will nurture our existing and future partnerships by providing our peers with technical support and ensuring best-in-class industrial performances. In […]

Chloé Marteel joins Leaf as Communication Officer

Leaf Communication Officer Chloe Marteel

It gives us great pleasure to welcome on board Chloé Marteel, who joined Leaf in September 2021 as Leaf’s Communication Officer! With a Master’s Degree in Digital and Business Communication, Chloé has built her experience in global and digital communication and press relations through several past positions. In her role at Leaf, Chloé leads the […]

Romain Fromanger is appointed Industrial Fermentation Expert for Europe and Asia

It gives us immense pleasure to announce that Romain Fromanger has been appointed Industrial Fermentation Expert for Europe and Asia. After being Leaf’s Technical Sales Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa for over 7 years, Romain is ready to take on new challenges to better serve our partners!   Thanks to his past experience, […]

The Green Lab, a place of knowledge and expertise

In the heart of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where Lesaffre holds its Industrial Pilot Plant, the Green Lab was established in December 2017. Since then, we have been carrying out lab scale fermentation trials, driving optimization efforts in propagation and fermentation to improve yield and productivity, and studying stress factors affecting fermentation, with the ambition of […]