Dr. Marcos S. Jank
Marcos S. Jank is CEO of the Asia-Brazil Agro Alliance (ABAA), a partnership that brings together select agri-food trade associations and the Brazilian Export and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex Brasil). The objective of the organization is to enhance the profile of Brazilian agribusiness in Asian economies by expanding relations with governments and stakeholders in the region.
Jank has a 18 years career as Associate Professor at the University of São Paulo’s (USP) faculties of Economics (FEA) and Agricultural Sciences (ESALQ), with sabbatical periods in U.S. and European universities. He holds a Doctorate from the USP School of Economics and Business (FEA), a M.Sc. in agri-food policies at IAM Montpellier-France and a B.Sc. in Agronomy at ESALQ. He is also Member of the Board of Trustees at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Washington, since 2017.