Agribusiness Practice

Our Agribusiness Practice serves public, private, and non-profit clients across nearly every sector including precision Ag, crop protection, flavors and fragrances, food, fertilizers, ingredients, farming, and animal health and nutrition. We serve as trusted advisors to our agribusiness clients across executive search, advisory, and marketplace.

About the Practice

The agribusiness industry is one of the oldest industries in the world and many of the challenges it faces today can only be addressed with new and innovative approaches. The growing global population, rapid urbanization, changing consumer attitudes and values, increasing threat of cyber-attacks, expanding focus on sustainability and diversity, and new technologies are some of the many factors influencing the agribusiness industry today. Organizations need strategic and agile leaders who add value and think holistically across the entire enterprise while inspiring customer-centricity.

Our Agribusiness Practice is recognized for finding Difference Makers™ who close the gap from where you are now to where you want to be. We serve clients from soil to kitchen cupboard and our team members listen, advise, and partner with you to identify, source, engage, and retain the talent equipped to thrive in this rapidly changing environment.

Meet the Experts

Oszustowicz, Melissa View Profile

Melissa Oszustowicz

Mann, Lisa View Profile

Lisa Mann

Keller, John J. View Profile

John J. Keller

7 TAKEAWAYS FROM RAINES’ WEBINAR, THE SEED: WHO’S YOUR PERFECT AGTECH LEADER

Raines SVP and Head of Agriculture, Melissa Oszustowicz hosted an engaging webinar on May 27 focused on the challenges of finding great leaders for the agriculture and agtech industry and how to bring more diverse talent into this sector. The discussion featured Renata Dinkelmann, Head of Human Capital at Paine Schwartz Partners; Mark Johnson, CEO of Grainbridge; and Corey Jorgenson, SVP at Indigo.

6 TAKEAWAYS FROM RAINES’ CYBERSECURITY LEADERSHIP WEBINAR

Raines Managing Director, Head of Chief Security Officers Practice, and Co-Lead of Aerospace, Defense, and Government Services Practice Patrick Gray and SVP and Head of Agribusiness Melissa Oszustowicz hosted a webinar on Oct. 14 about cybersecurity leadership. Patrick and Melissa were joined by cybersecurity expert Elad Yoran, executive chairman of Koolspan and CEO of Security Growth Partners.