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Esteban R. Brenes
Esteban R. Brenes is The Steve Aronson Professor of Strategy and Agribusiness at INCAE Business School. Professor Brenes is the Academic Director of the Executive MBA (EMBA), Advanced Management Program (AMP), and Part-Time MBA Shanghai, China and was Dean of Faculty and MBA programs from 2001 to 2006. He was Visiting Professor at the University of Michigan for 10 years and at Cotrugli Business School in Europe for eight years. He has lectured at the Chicago and Duke University Business Schools. From 1998 to 2000 served as Minister of Agriculture and Livestock and Minister of Science and Technology of the Government of Costa Rica. Dr. Brenes is the founder and president of Bac&Asociados S.A. (www.bacyasociados.com) a business consulting firm. Research interests: Strategy, agribusiness, entrepreneurship, and family businesses.
Juan José Bolaños
Juan José Bolaños, family business entrepreneur. Graduated from Animal Production from the ECAG with a Diploma in Technical Zootechnist. Received the Degree in Agronomic Engineering from EARTH University and Executive MBA from INCAE.
He has worked as Global Business Developer and Comercial Manager and is now the CEO of the fresh pineapple exporter Piñalbo, also as CTO of the family cattle breeding farm. Pioneer of the Young Board of IFAMA. Advocate for Sustainability and Impact SCR for the communities in Costa Rica.