Grand Hyatt
Grand Hyatt, 109 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, USA

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Event Date Mon Apr 1 EDT - Wed Apr 3 EDT (over 2 years ago)
Location Grand Hyatt
109 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, USA
Region Americas

Global AgInvesting (GAI) is the world's preeminent gathering of agriculture investment stakeholders. Global AgInvesting 2019 will be the 11th annual flagship conference providing more than 700 attendees with a comprehensive overview of the ag investment landscape and a clear idea of where the real money is moving in the space. Take advantage of three full days of unrivaled networking opportunities to build on existing relationships and meet potential new partners.


2019 Speakers

Rajesh Behal
Chief Investment Officer, Global Agribusiness, International Finance Corporation

Richard Bodio
Director, Hancock Natural Resource Group

Dave Chen
Chairman and Head of Product Development and Research, Equilibrium Capital

Alastair Cooper
Head of Early Stage Investments, ADM Capital

Cody Dahl
Vice President of Acquisitions and Strategy, AgIS Capital

Martin Davies
President & Chief Executive Officer, Westchester Group Investment Management

Philippe de Lapérouse
Managing Director, HighQuest Partners

Marc Diaz
Senior Vice President, TerViva

Keith Driver
Executive Vice President, Growth, Enterra Feed Corporation

Benjamin Fishman
Managing Director, Arlon Group

Sarah Gal
Vice President, Callan

Anderson Galvão
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Céleres

David Gladstone
President & Chief Executive Officer, Gladstone Land Corporation

Taryn Goodman
Food & Agriculture Sector Lead, TPG Rise

Alyssa A. Grikscheit
Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Phil Harris
President and Co-Founder,

Peter Hawthorne
Managing Partner, P.Chandler Partners, LLC

Robert Hodgen
Managing Director, Amerra Capital Management LLC

Joshua Hofheimer
Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Eric Jackson
Chief Executive, Pipeline Foods LLC

Brian J. Kernohan
Chief Sustainability Officer, Hancock Natural Resource Group

Ejnar Knudsen
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, AGR Partners

Corbett Kull
Chief Executive Officer, Tillable

Rolo Leyton
Managing Partner, Fotosintesis

Tai Lin
Managing Director, Proterra Investment Partners

Steel Maloney
President-Cascade Earth Sciences, Valley Irrigation

Owen Martin
Principal, Private Markets - Infrastructure & Resources, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation

Jim McCandless
Managing Director, Head of Real Estate-Farmland, UBS Asset Management, UBS Farmland Investors, LLC

Charlie McNairy
Chief Executive Officer, International Farming Corporation

David Muth PhD
Managing Partner, Alternative Equity Advisors - Peoples Company

Richard Ofori-Mante
Division Manager - Agriculture and Rural Finance, African Development Bank

Lars Pace
Principal, Hamilton Lane

Anatole Pevnev
Managing Director, US Agriculture

Mark Poeschl
Chief Executive Officer, National FFA Organization

Randall Pope
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, The Westchester Group

Sebastian Popik
Managing Partner, Aqua Capital

Mitchell Presser
Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Sanaz Raczynski
Head of Sustainability, Real Assets and Private Markets, Nuveen

Ryan Ramsey
Principal, Agriculture & Natural Resources, StepStone

Jared Rose
Managing Director, Global AgInvesting

Kevin Schwartz
Chief Executive Officer, Paine Schwartz Partners

Angus Selby
Managing Director, Macquarie Agricultural Funds, Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets

Jamie Shen
Chief Investment Officer, PGIM Agricultural Investments

Bruce J. Sherrick
Dir. TIAA Center for Farmland Research & Fruin Prof. of Farmland Economics, TIAA Center for Farmland Research, University of Illinois, Farmer Mac, iFAR-LLP, ACA

Lucy Stitzer
Co-Founder, Dirt to Dinner, & Chairman, Waycrosse, Inc.

Hunt Stookey
Director of Research & Investment Strategy, Ceres Partners

Jackson Takach
Director of Economic Research and Business Innovation, Farmer Mac

Lauren Thiel
Business Development, Duxton Asset Management

Brian Uken
Principal, Farmland Asset Manager, International Farming Corporation

Avtar Vasu
Executive Managing Director, Liberty Mutual Investments

Perry Vieth
President & CIO, Ceres Partners

Alister Walsh
Director of Water Assets, Duxton Capital Australia

Bradley Wheaton
Managing Partner, Gunn Agri Partners

Mark White
Head of Real Assets, Albourne Partners

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

• Nuveen

• Ceres Partners
• Farmer AC
• Hancock Agricultural Investment Group
• International Farming Corporation

• Amerra
• Paine Schwartz Partners
• Peoples Company
• Proterra Investment Partners
• Sidley
• Tillable
• USAgriculture

• Agis Capital
• Aqua Capital
• Celeres 16 Anos
• Continental Grain Company
• Duxton Asset Management
• Equilibrium
• FotoSintesis
• Gladstone Land
• Gunn Agri Partners
• Macquarie
• Agricultural Education
• Valley

• AcreTradeer
• AgVest Advisors
• FreshFields