Food & Agri Principles for Financials

Amidst mounting economic, ecological, and social challenges, agricultural systems require sustainable and resilient solutions. Join our masterclass on Food & Agri investments to explore risk management, the food chain's influence, and maximise long-term profitability. Gain invaluable insights to navigate challenges and make informed decisions. Register now to thrive in the dynamic realm of agriculture and food.

Organised by Wageningen Academy

Tue 5 November 2024 until Wed 6 November 2024

Duration 2 days
Price EUR 1,695.00
Price description This covers course materials, lunches, refreshments, one dinner.


Target audience

This programme offers you, as a finance professional, science-based insights in Food & Agri (F&A) principles. The masterclass aims to enable you to comprehend and evaluate the risks associated with F&A investments. Please note that there are only 25 seats available for this engaging live event.

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of this programme, you will be able to:

  • Comprehend and evaluate the risks associated with investments in food and agriculture.
  • Assess the impact of your own investment approach.
  • Ask the right questions about risks in food and agriculture.


Explore the link between investments and a sustainable and resilient food system.

A structured risk management framework guides you through this 2-day event:

  • Risk awareness: risk awareness is essential for understanding and managing uncertainties. Particularly in the context of food and agriculture.
  • Risk analysis: which tools assess the risk, how to deal with uncertainty, what are relevant scenarios?
  • Risk management: resilience and sustainability enhancing strategies that fit in various contexts, strategies fitting a system approach, holistic resource management, enabling governance
  • Impact thinking: beyond profitability, short-term and long-term


After completing the programme, you are awarded with a certificate.

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The experience here at Wageningen is very impressive. Clearly a global hub for agricultural knowledge. The diversity of themes and how current all the data shared is, was remarkable.
Credit Analist Bank

The lecturers provided real new understanding on topics not known to the financial industry in general. And, more specifically, different type of matrices that can be used for financial positions.
Portfolio Manager Pension Fund

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