PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE :FMC ) announced today that Ronaldo Pereira has been elected vice president and business director, Latin America for Agricultural Solutions, and president, FMC Latin America, effective immediately. Pereira succeeds Antonio Zem, who retired from FMC after a 38-year distinguished career.
Pereira is uniquely qualified to lead FMC's Latin America business having served extensively in marketing, business development and commercial leadership roles. He has most recently served as general manager, Brazil, Agricultural Solutions. Pereira joined FMC in 1995 and progressed through a series of market and business development roles in Latin America as well as strategic marketing for FMC's global agricultural business. He also served as Latin America South business director for Agricultural Solutions and was general manager for Rotam Cropsciences in Brazil.
Pereira has a degree in Marketing from Unopar and an Agronomy degree from Universidade Estadual de Londrina.
For more than a century, FMC Corporation has served the global agricultural, industrial and consumer markets with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. Revenue totaled approximately $3.3 billion in 2015. FMC employs approximately 6,000 people throughout the world and operates its businesses in three segments: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition and FMC Lithium. For more information, visit www.FMC.com.
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