João is originally from Sao Paulo, Brazil, and specializes in agro-industrial management and sustainability. He has more than 20 years of combined experience in the Brazilian agribusiness sector, with extensive experience in creating and implementing low emissions development and territorial performance system strategies. João spent 10 years as an environmental expert in Brazil’s agribusiness sector working on sustainable supply procurement, roundtables, the soy moratorium, and farm certifications. In his free time João likes to barbecue, flyfish, and play with his dog.