Bunge North America, a unit of agribusiness giant Bunge, has announced that Larry Clarke is to become senior vice president and general manager of its oilseed processing division.

Clarke, who will take up his new position on 1 March, will report to Bunge North America president and CEO Carl Hausmann and will become a member of Bunge North America’s management committee.

Clarke has been with Bunge for more than twenty years, most recently serving as general manager of Canada as well as the manager of the Canadian region of the oilseed processing division.

Clarke replaces Charlie Bussey, who previously announced his retirement. Clarke’s replacement in Canada will be determined and announced at a later date, Bunge said.