Leslie van der Meulen
Leslie van der Meulen became the Company’s Executive Vice President of Product Marketing and Innovation in May 2021. Additionally, Mr. van der Meulen is responsible for Green Plains’ wholly owned subsidiary Optimal Aquafeed. Mr. van der Meulen has 20+ years of experience in the global marketing and sales of value-added products, focused on both human and animal nutrition. Prior to becoming EVP Product Marketing & Innovation, Mr. van der Meulen held various roles within Green Plains since 2013 focusing on innovative ingredient solutions for aquaculture. Mr. van der Meulen started his career in his home country of the Netherlands before moving to the U.S. in 2005.