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Profile of registrant

Syngenta International AG

Identification number in the register: 16822412339-79
Registration date: 25/09/09 17:52:41

The information on this organisation was last modified on 24/09/14 16:21:30
The date of the last annual update was 24/09/14 16:21:30

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Syngenta International AG
Legal status: Company / Aktiengesellschaft
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Board of Directors of Syngenta International AG
Position: Board of Directors

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Alain-Dominique Quintart
Position: Head of Government & Public Affairs EAME

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 215 Schwarzwaldallee 
Basel CH-4058
Telephone number: (+41 61) 323 11 11
Fax number: (+41 61) 323 12 12
Other contact information: Syngenta Brussels Office
Avenue Louise, 489
B-1050 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 642 27 27
Fax: +32 2 642 27 20

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Syngenta is one of the world's leading companies with more than 28,000 employees in over 90 countries dedicated to our purpose: Bringing plant potential to life. Through world-class science, global reach and commitment to our customers we help to increase crop productivity, protect the environment and improve health and quality of life.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Alain-Dominique Quintart 09/01/14 07/01/15
Gerard Meijerink 09/10/14 06/10/15
Thoralf KUECHLER 28/10/14 24/10/15
Miruna Marchis 26/09/14 24/09/15
Angus Kelly 26/09/14 24/09/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Activities in the policy areas of agriculture and legislations relevant for crop protection products, biotechnology and seeds.

Syngenta also follows policies in the area of trade, development, innovation and research.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Syngenta is member of the European industry associations:
Europabio, ECPA and ESA.
Syngenta is a member of AmCham and EconomieSuisse

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 1250000  € - 1500000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

The estimated costs are calculated based on the activities and the proportion of working time spent by Syngenta associates on representing interests to the EU institutions in 2013.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.