Kincannon & Reed Retained by FFAR for Executive Director Search
April 15, 2015 – Kincannon & Reed has been selected by the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) to lead its search for a new executive director. FFAR board chair and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Dan Glickman, said: "A priority for our board is to identify our inaugural executive director. Working with Kincannon & Reed, which is known for its expertise in recruiting senior executives in food, agribusiness, and life sciences around the globe, will ensure that FFAR can find the exceptional caliber of leader required for the development of the organization.” Created by Congress in 2014, the vision of the FFAR is for a vibrant and productive public/private research enterprise that is collaborating to tackle the most pressing challenges in food and agriculture. Founded in 1981, Kincannon & Reed is focused exclusively on the food, agribusiness, and life sciences sectors and serves clients from its offices in the Americas, Europe, and Asia/Pacific.