Leon is currently Director Product Safety & Social Compliance of Ahold Delhaize.
In this position, he leads the (global) scope of the activities includes product safety, social compliance, animal welfare and sustainability of animal and plant related products, cocoa, tea and coffee.
Previously, 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.
Dr Leon Mol was educated as an agronomist at Wageningen University. He started his career establishing a large potato farm in Egypt.