Mariano Bosch cofounded Adecoagro in 2002 and since then has been the Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Company’s board of directors. Adecoagro is a leading agricultural company based in South America, with presence in Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay. Adecoagro owns farmland and industrial facilities spread across the most productive areas of the region. Through an efficient and sustainable model, it produces over 2 million tons of agricultural products including sugar, ethanol, bio-electricity, rice, milk, corn, wheat, sunflower and soybeans among others. Adecoagro directly employs over 8,000 people, being most of those positions located in rural areas. Adecoagro is currently listed in the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker AGRO.
Mr. Bosch has over 22 years of experience in agribusiness development and agricultural production. He actively participates in organizations focused on promoting the use of best practices in the sector such as AACREA, FPC and AAPRESID among others. He is also involved in organizations focused in business leadership like YPO and IDEA.
He graduated with a degree in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Buenos Aires. In 2018, he received a Konex award.