Global Sugarcane Director, Syngenta

Although born in Afula / Israel, Daniel Bachner is Brazilian.

He began his career at Syngenta in 2004 as CFO Brazil; and was appointed CFO in Latin America in 2005. In early 2010 was appointed Head Global Sugar Cane, also accumulating the Territory Head Brazil Sugar Cane function. Since January 2015 holds the position of LATAM Head Plene and Solutions. Also bearing in mind previous positions at ICI, Zeneca and AstraZeneca, a sum total of 32 years in big group.

Daniel holds a BA in Accounting, MBA in Finance and Marketing, with solid experience in strategy planning, new business development and innovation. Other courses at ESPM, Kellogg Northwest University, Insead and Berkeley complement his training.

His native language is Portuguese, but is fluent in English and Spanish. Avid runner has the greatest adventure Comrades Ultra Marathon 90km in South Africa in 2009.