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David Hopkins - Managing Director

David became Managing Director of CF Fertilisers UK Limited in October 2015

With over 30 years of industry experience, David brings a wealth of fertiliser, agricultural and sales experience to his role.

In order to join CF Fertilisers UK, David relocated from CF Industries corporate Head Quarters in Chicago USA where he was Director of Sales, a role he held since joining CF in 2010.

He has a long standing career with the company, having originally started his commercial career with ICI Agricultural division at Billingham, David progressed to be Director of Industrial Sales which was followed by a move to the USA in 2006 with Terra Industries, which was subsequently bought by CF Industries.

David has a degree in Agriculture from Reading University and a Diploma in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors in London. A Welshman born on the Gower Peninsular, David has practical farming experience having farmed in South Wales.

Active within industry associations, David is currently serving on the board of Agricultural Industries Association AIC.