Marco Antonio Quinones (PhD)
SENIOR ADVISOR TO THE CEO
Dr. Marco A. Quinones is a Senior Advisor to the CEO of ATA. In this role, he is responsible for providing advisory support on design, planning and execution of programs and projects across the organization and to key partners and stakeholders.
Prior to joining the ATA, Dr. Marco served as Senior Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture in Ethiopia. He was a member of Norman E. Borlaug Nobel Peace Prize’s winning team that was responsible for the Green Revolution in Mexico, Turkey, India and Pakistan. Dr. Marco also previously served as a board member of the Sasakawa Africa Association in Tokyo, Japan, and as a Board Member of the YARA Foundation in Oslo, Norway.
Dr. Marco holds a MSc and PhD from the University of Manitoba, Canada, and obtained a BSc from the National Autonomous University, Mexico City, Mexico.