Daniel Kruse


Daniel Kruse is Founder and CEO of Hempro International. He can look back on more than 20 years of experience in the hemp business.

Daniel, as a skilled banker, deepened his economic knowledge through studies at Green Bay University in Wisconsin (USA) and Duesseldorf (GER). In 1996 he opened a “HanfHaus” retail shop and 1999 became Head of Sales as well as Partner at HanfHaus GmbH in Berlin.

In 2001 Daniel Kruse founded Hempro International GmbH & Co. KG, to push on the development of hemp products and to realize his vision, the successful combination of ecology and economics.

Meanwhile, Hempro Int. is producer and distributor of hemp-raw material (seeds, hulled nuts, oil, protein), hemp-garments, -accessories and -cosmetics. Through the consistent implementation of a strategy centred on product quality, Hempro Int. has succeeded in becoming one of the biggest players in the European hemp business.

Since 2013 Daniel Kruse is BOARD MEMBER OF THE EIHA (European Industrial Hemp Association).

The “European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)” has formed itself as an association of Hemp primary processing companies within the EU (regular members). Associate members are associations, national organisations, companies and individuals working in the field of Hemp or other natural fibers.