Пятая международная конференция«Аграрные инвестиции - МТР 2012»
September 07, 2016, ​HILTON KYIV, Ukraine

Eric Trachtenberg, McLarty Аssociates, USA

Eric Trachtenberg is currently Director, Food and Agriculture Sector at McLarty Associates where he founded the sector practice and now counsels client firms seeking to invest and trade overseas.  Trachtenberg has more than 20 years’ experience working on food and agriculture issues worldwide.  Before founding the food and agriculture practice at McLarty in January 2012, he served as Vice President, International Trade Policy, for the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) where he worked on market access issues in China, India, South America, Africa and the Former Soviet Union.  

Before moving to USAPEEC in 2010, Trachtenberg worked as a Foreign Service Officer for USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) both in Washington and overseas starting in 1995.  During his government career, he negotiated the resolution of market access and international agricultural development issues, promoted U.S. agricultural exports and reported on the international agriculture and food industry in key export markets such as China, Taiwan and Russia.  Trachtenberg has an M.S. in Agricultural Economics from Michigan State University, an M.P.A. from the University of Southern California and a double B.A. in Government and Economics from Cornell University.