Sam Oliver - Verdesian Life Sciences

Sam Oliver

Chief Manufacturing Officer

Sam Oliver serves as Verdesian Life Science’s Chief Manufacturing Officer, where he is responsible for supply chain, customer service, and all of manufacturing plant operations.

Sam is an experienced operational and supply chain executive with 31 years of agricultural and food industry experience in crop protection chemical manufacturing, row crops seed production, vegetable seed production, injectable pharmaceutical, artificial sweetener and animal agriculture. He is a proven and accomplished organizational leader in international corporations and startup companies who has consistently delivered results through broad optimization programs, business turnaround initiatives, acquisition and divestiture and new organizational development.

Sam has a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Washington University. He resides Raleigh, NC, with his wife, Cheryl, and daughter, Anna.