Founder & CEO
Dr. Robert Fraley is the former executive vice president and chief technology officer at Monsanto Company. Also a World Food Prize Laureate, he is widely recognized as a key contributor to the worldwide science and agriculture communities – most notably, for developing the first genetically modified crops as a solution for farmers battling pests and weeds that threatened their yields.
Yelda joined the AgroSpheres board of directors in August 2017. Currently, Yelda leads the R&D department and is the manager of production and quality assurance at ORBA Biokimya San. A.S. in Istanbul. Yelda has a degree in food engineering and a master’s degree in Biotechnology from Middle Eastern Technical University of Ankara, Turkey.
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We are engineers, scientists, creators, and innovators. We're a group of diverse individuals playing on the same team, solving the problems we're passionate about.
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