Fan Shenggen

Dean of Academy of Global Food Economics and Policy, and Chair Professor, China Agricultural University


  • Former Director General of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2009 to 2019
  • Member of the United Nations’ Lead Group for the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement
  • Former member, Vice Chair and Chair of the Food and Nutrition Council of the World Economic Forum
  • Fellow of Agricultural and Applied Economics Association(AAEA), and a Honorary Life Member, International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE).
  • PhD in applied economics, University of Minnesota, and bachelor’s and master’s degrees, Nanjing Agricultural University in China

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