Adrian Percy is a true AgTech innovator and champion. He formerly served as the Global Head of Research & Development for the Crop Science division of Bayer. Dr. Percy has over 25 years of experience in the global agriculture industry and is an advocate for the need for and benefits of modern agriculture. He is also a strong proponent for the development and adoption of new agricultural and food technologies which support global food security while protecting the environment. Dr. Percy holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacology from the University of Liverpool, a master’s degree in Toxicology and a doctorate in Biochemistry from the University of Birmingham. In addition to his leadership at Bayer Crop Science, he has held numerous positions in the research and development departments of Rhone Poulenc and Aventis Crop Science.