Nick Von Westenholz
Nick Von Westenholz
Chief Executive - Crop Protection Association

Nick Von Westenholz joined the Crop Protection Association as Chief Executive in January 2013. Prior to this, Nick worked at the National Farmers’ Union where he was Head of Government Affairs, responsible for managing the organisation’s political relations and heading up its London office.

Nick has enjoyed a varied career both within and outside agriculture. He worked for a London-based public affairs agency for many years, advising companies and organisations across a wide range of sectors on media and political relations. He also trained as a lawyer, being called to the Bar in 2007, and managed a family-owned arable farming business in East Hertfordshire before joining the NFU in 2009.