NEW! Learn Acumen's Patient Capital approach to impact investing

Sign Me Up!

Meet The Foundry

We're a community of leaders daring to disrupt the status quo


Filters
Program Type
Fellowship
Leadership Accelerator
Business Accelerator
Program Region
Bangladesh
Colombia
East Africa
India
Malaysia
Pakistan
Spain
West Africa
United Kingdom
Global
Year
2024
2023
2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007

No matches found.

Highlights

Filters

No matches found.

Highlights

Rafael Parra-Peña

Senior Manager, Agricultural Transformation

Food Systems Fellow
Rafael is a visionary leader with around 20 years of experience in development economics, agriculture, and food systems. He has held executive positions in the Colombian Government (DNP, Colombia Productiva), and worked for research centers (Fedesarrollo, CRECE-FNC), NGOs, and multilateral organizations such as the World Bank, ECLAC, UNDP, and BiovIntCIAT-CGIAR. With a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Sussex U.K, Rafael has played a vital role in shaping policy and understanding the impact of food policy, climate change, and post-conflict on agriculture in Colombia. Currently, Rafael leads projects aimed at addressing global challenges such as poverty, malnutrition, climate change, and biodiversity loss.

Program
Fellowship
Program Region
Global
Year
2023