Charles Miller

Commercial Director Solynta – Hybrid Potato Breeding

Charles Miller is the Commercial Director of Solynta, an innovative company using hybrid potato breeding to seed a more sustainable future for agriculture and global nutrition.

In his role as Commercial Director, Charles is responsible for Solynta’s global business development strategy and sales network. His in-depth experience in the international seed industry helps bring Solynta’s revolutionary developments in hybrid potato breeding to the world market.

Before joining Solynta in 2019, Charles worked for Chromatin Inc., where he led the company’s international business development and sales as Vice President. Prior to working with Chromatin, he was a Commercial Manager at the sorghum company MMR Genetics/Richardson Seeds, where he became the Global Development Manager after its acquisition by NuFarm. Charles also served for nine years at Mars, Inc., first as a Commodity Analyst and later as the company’s Asia Pacific Currency Centre Manager. There, he gained deep experience in trading, logistics, and treasury management.

Charles is currently serving on the Board of Directors for the American Seed Trade Association, where he is Chairman of the group’s International Executive Committee. In addition, Charles is a Board Member for the African Seed Trading Association.