About the Author
Marco Ferroni is an expert in international agriculture, sustainable development and the geopolitics of food. From 2007 to 2017, he was Chief Executive of the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture. He chairs the CGIAR’s System Management Board, held managerial and senior advisory positions at the Inter-American Development Bank and the World Bank in Washington DC. He has a doctorate in agricultural economics from Cornell University and recently completed terms as an Adjunct Professor in agriculture and environmental sciences at McGill University.