PARIS, France — May 2nd 2017: Algaia continues to strengthen its organization with highly experienced industry talents. Svetlana Yadkovskaya, having extensive Food ingredients commercial and technical experience, joins Algaia business development organization.
Native of Russia, speaking English and German fluently, Svetlana has an extensive experience in business development of specialty ingredients originated from vegetable and marine sources such as pectin, carrageenans, alginates or specialty galactomanans.
Svetlana worked in various companies like ADM, Unipektin, Degussa Food Ingredients and Cargill at account manager and commercial director levels. She holds a technical degree from Moscow state university combined with MBA program. Starting May 2017, Svetlana joins Algaia’s commercial organization composed of highly skilled, experienced and customer dedicated people speaking over 8 different languages fluently.
“We are delighted to welcome Svetlana on board” commented Frederic Faure, Algaia’s Business Development Director. “Svetlana brings a lot of technical and commercial knowledge built in the field of natural ingredients at international level. She will add her vision, passion, relentless achievement drive and customer service orientation to our international commercial team” he added
“I am excited to join Algaia, being such a fast growing company in the field of specialty natural algae extracts. I always wanted to work for an organization that’s leading the future of the industry. The company’s values: sense of responsibility, high standards, customer orientation, attitude towards people perfectly suit to my personal values” enthuses Svetlana Yadkovskaya
Algaia is an innovative company privately owned by Maabarot Products Ltd. and well-established French venture capital funds. The company is focused on marine-based ingredients and more specifically seaweed extracts. Algaia’s headquarters are located in Paris, its R&D center is in Saint Lô, Normandy, and its production facility is next to Lannilis, Britany, in western France. Algaia benefits from more than 40 years’ experience producing and marketing seaweed extracts such as alginate.