Walter Costa

Walter Costa joined Adama in January 2016 as the VP of Marketing and Product Strategy. For the past sixteen years Walter held positions spanning commercial, innovation, strategy & marketing areas for the Ag Solutions Division of FMC Corp, a Fortune 500 diversified chemical company. His most recent position at FMC was Integration Director, tasked with leading integration of FMC's US$1.8 billion acquisition of Cheminova across Latin America. 
His previous position at FMC was General Business Director, responsible for FMC Agricultural Solutions Brazil's Sales, Marketing, Strategy, Business development, Innovation & Finance functions. During his career, Walter developed a track record of driving superior profit performance; developed sustainable business growth strategies and managed leading teams in the US and Brazil. 
Walter holds an Executive MBA from Wharton, Business School, a Master of Science / Agriculture and a Bachelor of Science /Agriculture from the University of Sao Paulo.