Dr. Michael Berkovitch

Dr. Michael Berkovitch is a highly experienced consultant in the agricultural and chemical industries. With over three decades of professional experience in this field, Dr. Berkovitch has played key roles in the development of innovative formulations and technologies and has consistently delivered high-quality products and services to his customers.

Dr. Berkovitch began his career in St. Petersburg, where he earned his doctorate in the field of lignin- and PVA-based polymer surfactants. His work on the adsorption theory of polymer surfactants in collaboration with the famous physicochemist Prof. Ariel Abramzon presented a novel approach to the surface activity of polymer surfactants on the liquid interphases.

During the period of his work in St. Petersburg, Dr. Berkovich led the development of new processes in multi-step organic synthesis, electro-conductive polymer composite materials, and high-molecular-weight plant surfactants, and designed new lignin-based surfactants and new products based on electroconductive carbon fiber composites. During this time, he published a number of patents and patent applications.

Following his work in St. Petersburg, Dr. Berkovitch spent many years in the agrichemical and biotech industry. He served as the R&D Manager at Haifa Chemicals, where he led the development of fertilizer blends and Controlled Release Fertilizers. He then joined ADAMA Ltd. of Syngenta Group, where he led formulation development of Herbicides, Fungicides, and Insecticides, and later served as Head of the Global Fungicide R&D Sector and Head of Formulation Technology Services being responsible for overseeing all formulation technological aspects of more than twenty ADAMA's manufacturing sites in the world.


With a strong commitment to sustainability and innovation, coupled with extensive experience in the agricultural and chemical industries, Dr. Berkovitch is a valuable asset for any customer looking to enhance their products and services. His expertise in sustainability practices and innovative approaches enables him to provide solutions that not only improve product quality but also align with environmentally conscious principles. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, ensuring that his customers receive the best possible guidance and support in achieving their goals. Trust him to help you take your products and services to the next level.


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