Agrinteligente are pleased to announce today that Ms. Veronica Mercado is joining the company as its new Chief Agriculture Officer effective from 3rd May 2021.
Online PR News – 30-April-2021 – SAO PAULO – Ms. Veronica Mercado brings a wealth of experience to Agrinteligente and she has held various senior finance leadership positions in technology companies previously in Mexico and Argentina and Uruguay.
Agrinteligente’s Chairman & Co-Founder, Mr. Gustavo J. Carvalho commented on Veronica Mercado’s appointment saying “Together, with the rest of team at Agrinteligente, Ms. Mercado is excited to bring her experience in technology disruption to the agriculture segment of our company where she will be empowering farmers to improve animal welfare and making dairy farming more sustainable while addressing the growing food shortage during these difficult times.”
“With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the traditional farming needs guidance and disruption via artificial intelligence technology and Agrinteligente is uniquely positioned to bring this breakthrough. I admire Veronica’s hunger to learn but she also brings a wealth of experience to Agrinteligente and she demonstrated that she has ability to thrive in such circumstances and give her valuable input in these testing times to make the agriculture industry in Brazil more sustainable,” added Gustavo J. Carvalho, Chairman & Co-Founder of Agrinteligente.
About Us - Agrinteligente
Agrinteligente is a private technology development company based in the Brazilian city of São Paulo with a focus on utilizing the advancement of artificial intelligence in native crop cultivation.
We primarily develop, integrate and apply innovations in Artificial Intelligence (AI) to increase the efficiency, quality, quantity and sustainability of agricultural production. We endeavor to uncover pioneering techniques and proprietary technology through extensive knowledge of both AI and farming practices. We use our broad experience and expertise to harness this revolutionary technology into a suite of valuable, marketable and commercial products and services that enable the next generation to harvest growing potential for the future.
With a focus on the areas of automation and precision farming, we are at the vanguard of the industry, participating in various research projects and working with specialists within our broad network to develop sustainable solutions and propel the industry forward throughout agribusiness in South America and, indeed, around the world.
As Agrinteligente’s leadership team combines decades of hands-on, industry experience and business acumen derived from comprehensive understanding of the latest technology, market mechanisms and business management, we are consistently considered to be at the forefront of advancements in AI in farming.