Dr Leon Mol was educated as an agronomist at Wageningen University. He started his career establishing a large potato farm in Egypte followed by an international, technical and commercial job in the potato sector. Since 5 years Leon was employed as Agronomist at Albert Heijn (The Netherlands) working on long term availability and sustainability of fresh fruit & vegetables, flowers and plants, with a main activity on getting implemented social audits in high risk countries. In 2015, Leon joined Royal Ahold as Senior Manager Product Integrity . With the establishment of Ahold Delhaize, Leon became Director Product Safety & Social Compliance. The (global) scope of the activities include product safety, social compliance and include also animal welfare.