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 Expert  728605

Expert in Agricultural Extension Services in Tobacco and Coffee


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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert developed his expertise in Research and Development through more than 25 years of working with the tobacco industry. Areas of interest are: cigarette design, tobacco blending, casing and flavours, marketing research, agricultural research and agricultural extension services in the areas of tobacco and coffee.

Expert is an Agricultural Engineer with a Masters Degree in Agribusiness Management. He has applied his academic knowledge in the development of his wide professional expertise.

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research and development

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tropical agriculture

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drip irrigation

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micro irrigation


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Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1981   MBA   Agribusiness Management   Instituto Centroamericano de Administracion de Empresas, Nicaragua  
1979   BS   Tropical Agricultural Engineering   El Zamorano, Honduras  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2010 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Research and Development

 

European Portfolio Manager

 

He is responsible to rationalize the European product portfolio in preparation for regulation.

2003 to 2009

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Research and Development

 

Brand Champion

 

He was reponsible for the two largest products in Europe, i.e., Pall Mall and Viceroy. The areas of responsibility apply to new product development, marketing research and quality.

1996 to 2003

 

Brown & Williamson Tobacco Co.

 

Research and Development

 

Leaf Blending and Product Development Manager

 

He was responsible for the international purchase of tobacco, tobacco blending for specific taste profiles in cigarette products.

1995 to 1996

 

Spice America Corp.

 

General Management

 

General Manager

 

He was responsible for the general management of a spice purchasing, processing and exporting company. Specific spices dealt with are: Cardamom and Allspice.

1994 to 1995

 

Goldsmith Plants

 

General Management

 

General Manager

 

He was responsible for the creation and putting in operation of a greenhouse facility for the production and export of flowers in Guatemala.

1989 to 1994

 

British American Tobacco

 

Agriculture

 

Tobacco Production and Exports

 

He was reponsible for the management of a team of agronomists producing tobacco in Guatemala. He is also responsible for the processing, quality control and export of tobacco to the USA and Europe.

1981 to 1989

 

British American Tobacco

 

Agriculture

 

Agronomy Department Manager.

 

He was responsible for the production of all the required tobacco for the domestic production of cigarettes and export to Europe.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Graduate Association of Escuela Agricola Panamericana;

Graduate Association of Instituto Centroamericano de Administracion de Empresas.


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

Case Study for Harvard School of Administration: INPESCA.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - INCAE  

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Expert worked as a consultant for the Guatemalan Small Coffee Growers Association.
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Expert Witness:
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International Experience:
Country / Region   Summary
Nicaragua   See work experience.
Guatemala   See work experience.
USA   See work experience.
Germany   See work experience.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
English   Fluent

Market Research:
Tobacco expert in agronomy, tobacco grading, quality control, pricing, processing and manufacturing of cigarettes.

Agricultural Extension Services Expert: With specialty in tobacco and coffee.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.


 

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