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In a world with a steadily growing population and increased demand for higher-quality food, the agriculture and commodities industry must now deliver greater output to more places, and provide greater consistency and quality in the face of limited arable land, changing weather patterns, water shortages/drought, increased regulation and heightened security measures.

Spencer Stuart is a recognized leader in agricultural and commodities executive search, and we have deep relationships with CEOs across the sector. We help organizations recruit and develop up-and-coming leaders, improve the effectiveness of the top leadership team, and support strategic or cultural transformation.

We are committed to your success.

We have conducted more than 100 senior-level executive and board director searches over the past three years for the world’s preeminent agriculture organizations.
Our Agriculture & Commodities Practice’s thorough understanding of the industry’s current transformation is complemented by deep expertise across sectors, including agriculture commodities and trading, animal health companies, fertilizer companies, financial providers, chemical companies, farm cooperatives, food processors and ingredient manufacturers.
We develop deep relationships with our clients to gain a comprehensive view of their businesses and find executives who match their needs and will excel in their culture. Nearly three-quarters of our agriculture assignments are for returning clients.