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Governing board

The Agropolis Foundation is governed by a 16-member board that includes representatives of charter members, research units, the Languedoc-Roussillon region, private partners and independent members.

Board members bring a wide range of knowledge and experience to the Foundation. They have extensive experience in higher education, research, government and international development. The Board sets policies the Foundation’s development strategy, long-term priorities and partnerships.
 
A permanent Bureau of the Board (names in italics), comprised of four Board members and the Foundation’s Director manages the current affairs of the Foundation.

Cirad

Vincent Dollé

 

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Patrick Caron

Delegated Directorfor General for the Research and Strategy

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Gerard MatheronMichel Eddi
Bureau member

President, Cirad

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Inra

Laurent Bruckler Laurent Bruckler

Director Inra Montpellier center

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François Houllier
Bureau member
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Michel Eddi Olivier Le Gall

Delegated Director General, in charge of research support services, Inra

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Montpellier SupAgro

Anne-Lucie Wack         

Bureau member

Director, Montpellier SupAgro

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Philippe Puech Bureau member

Adviser of Montpellier SupAgro director

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Sophie ThoyerSophie Thoyer Professor, Montpellier SupAgro Director of the department "Economics-Management and Social Sciences" mini cv

IRD

Jean-Paul Moatti

Bureau member

President & CEO, IRD

 

Scientific representatives

Marc LepetitMarc Lepetit

Scientist at INRA, LSTM Research Unit

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Bernard Barthes
 
Scientist at IRD, "Eco&Sols" Research Unit
 

Languedoc-Roussillon region representative

Anne-Yvonne LedainAnne-Yvonne Le Dain

Vice-President, Languedoc-Roussillon regional council

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Private sector representative

Carlo Mango Fondazione CariploCarlo Mango

Director for Research and Technology Transfer, Fondazione Cariplo

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Independent members

Henri Carsalade
Bureau member

Chair of the Board

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Bérengère QuincyBérengère Quincy

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of France to FAO, WFP and IFAD

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Camilla Toulmin Director, the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)  
Pending nomination    

Director and Staff

The director manages the activities of the Foundation as mandated by the Chair of the Board, with support from a core team comprised of scientific and administrative staff.

Pascal Kosuth (ask from 01 January 2014)
Member of the Board Bureau

Director

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Philippe Puech

General Secretary

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Oliver Oliveros

Senior programme Officer

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Marie Poulaert

Myriam Perez-Dumoulin

Programme Officer

Programme Officer

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Anne Causse

Assistant

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Marie-Christine François

Assistant and Quality Officer

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