Headshot of Ron Meeusen, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Agrivida

Ron Meeusen, Ph.D.

Serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors at Agrivida, Ron Meeusen is a pioneer in crop innovation, and has over 30 years of experience bringing new technologies and products to market. Managing Director of Cultivian Sandbox and co-founder and Managing Partner of Cultivian Ventures, Dr. Meeusen previously led the expansion of the biotechnology R&D program of Dow AgroSciences and founded Immuneworks, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company. Dr. Meeusen oversaw the world’s first field trial of a designated crop trait and the development and launch of one of the first insect- and herbicide-resistant corn hybrids. He earned a Ph.D. in plant cell biology from the University of California, Berkeley.