Our Team

Marcos Marin

CEO and Founding Partner

Marcos is a MBA and Masters in Finance that has relevant business experience in Corporate Finance, Strategy and Business Development in the sectors of agriculture and food, real estate and energy. His family has been involved in farming business fo rthree generations.

Marcos worked for Forestry Companies of Uruguay (later acquired by UPM) in the evaluation of costs and efficiencies in plantations and industrial plant. He later served as head of on-sale marketing at Orben (for brands such as Concha y Toro, Barilla, and Twinnings, among others). Between 2000 and 2009 he serves the board of Conatel SA, in the definition and implementation of corporate strategy; then he subsequently opens Uruguay office of Suprainvest where he serves as director of new business development. In 2002 Marcos founds Allied Venture and in 2007 Agra is turned into an independent company; Marcos remains as CEO of both organizations.

Marcos studied economics at the University of the Republic of Uruguay, continuing with a Masters in Finance and a MBA from the University Torcuato Di Tella in Argentina. He also completed post graduate executive studies in Finance and Strategy at Harvard Business School in Boston.