Consuelo E. Madere

Vice President, Global Vegetable and Asia Commercial


  • Leads Monsanto’s global vegetable business, which includes the Seminis and DeRuiter brands, as well as Monsanto's Asia commercial business

Work History

  • Vice President, Vegetable Business
  • General Manager of Monsanto's crop protection, and seed and traits business in Europe and Africa
  • President, Monsanto Dairy Business
  • Regional Business Director, North Central Region of US agricultural business
  • North America Technology Development Director for the United States and Canada


  • B.S. in chemical engineering, Louisiana State University
  • M.B.A., University of Iowa


  • Private Sector Representative, Steering Committee of the Global Forum on Ag Research (GFAR), a World Bank and FAO sponsored committee
  • Board Member, Guardian Angels Settlement Association