Rodrigo Santos

Regional Head, Latin America

Dr. Michael (Mike) Stern

Rodrigo Santos serves as a member of the Commercial Operations Leadership Team as Regional Head of Latin America (LATAM) for the Crop Science division of Bayer. Based in São Paulo, he leads the business in delivering value for LATAM-based customers.

Since joining Monsanto in 1998, Rodrigo has embraced the opportunity to work across sales, marketing, strategy and technological development teams with an international experience in Eastern Europe. Most recently, he served as South America Hub Lead; previously, he was Monsanto Brazil President and Commercial Vice President.

Rodrigo graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering from Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz -ESALQ/USP, attended the Latin America Leadership Program at the Universidad Austral, and holds a Master of Business Administration from FGV/Ohio University. Active in his community, Rodrigo is a member of Brazilian Business Council for Sustainable Development; serves on the Governing Board of Agrobio (Biotech Companies Association) and CiB (Biotech Information Council); and participates in the Executive Committee of American Chamber of Commerce in São Paulo.

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