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Updated: 16 December 2015

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Phone: +1 314-485-4986
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WAF Administrator
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Key Personnel

Dr. Kenneth M. Baker
Chairman of the Board
Dr. Baker is based in Brussels Belgium and since December
2011 has served as Chairman.  He also plays a Regional role in
serving the interests of the WAF as well as co-Chairing the
Organisation Committee for the Next World Congress in
Hyderabad from 4th to 7th November 2013.
He is responsible for managing the Board of Directors and
serves as the main liaison between the Advisory Board and the
World Agricultural Forum staff.
Baker has in the past held corporate positions in general
management, technology, corporate planning and government
and public affairs and served on many advisory committees to
European Union and National Governments.

Dr. Leonard J Guarraia
Chairman Emeritus
Leonard J. Guarraia was Chairman of the World Agricultural
Forum. Guarraia since its inception in 1997 and until 2011.
Before founding the World Agricultural Forum, Guarraia served
as the Chief Executive Officer of the American Soybean
Association and contributed to the forming of the American
Soybean Industry Council.
Past Congresses
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