AlgaEnergy Names Fabricio Benatti as V.P. of Latin America Business
Global leader in microalgae biotechnology AlgaEnergy has announced the appointment of Fabricio Benatti as Vice President of its new subsidiary being established in Brazil. Benatti becomes the latest member of the company's executive leadership team and, in the role, will be responsible for building AlgaEnergy's international business in South America and Latin America.
"Fabricio Benatti brings 25 years of agricultural experience to AlgaEnergy," said Douglas Ry Wagner, President of International Agribusiness for AlgaEnergy. "He will play an integral role in helping us build a best-in-class company that delivers innovative microalgae products to agriculture."
Benatti brings nearly 30 years of leadership experience to the team at AlgaEnergy. He previously managed the seeds, fertilizer, and biologicals businesses in both Africa and Latin America for such industry leaders such as Bayer Vegetable Seeds, Ouro Fino Group, and BASF. Benatti earned an MBA in international business from Fundacao Getulio Vargas, a Bachelor of Science degree in financial mathematics from Octavio Bastos University, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Agronomy Engineering from Manoel Carlos Goncalves University, CREUPI.