Joined Valmont in 1992 with a background in agriculture and industrial engineering. Having 27 years’ experience developing mechanized irrigation project around the world. Overseeing educational programs that teach Valley customer the benefits and capabilities of our equipment for maximum crop production.
Rose works with the Secretariat of ADB’s South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Program. She is responsible for ADB’s trade facilitation program in Bhutan, and also leads subregional SASEC initiatives in customs valuation, and sanitary/phytosanitary and technical barriers to trade in South Asia. Rose previously worked with the Secretariat of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Program, focusing on development effectiveness and results delivery.
Education: Karaganda State University named after academician Y.A. Buketov, Karaganda Economic University of Kazpotrebsoyuz.
Yerlan Absatov was the chief expert of the Department of Road Transport of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2008-2013), the head of the Department of Eurasian Integration of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2013-2014), Deputy Director of the Department of Economic Integration of the Ministry of Investment and Development (2014-2016), Director of the Economic Integration Department of the Ministry of Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2016-2018), Deputy Director of the Center for Industry Analysis in the Kazakhstan Institute of Industry Development (2018).
Development of the provisions of the Treaty on the Eurasian Economic Union of May 29, 2014; development of the Main Directions of the coordinated (coordinated) transport policy of the member states of the Eurasian Economic Union, approved by the decision of the Heads of the EAEU States No. 19, dated December 26, 2016, St. Petersburg.
H.E. Nicholas Brousseau was appointed Ambassador to Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan in 2017.
He joined Foreign Affairs Canada in 2004. At Headquarters, he has worked in the European Union Division and the Eastern Europe and Balkans Division. He has also served as deputy director in the Nuclear Disarmament, Arms Controls and Disarmament Policy Division and as senior departmental adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Overseas, he has served at the Permanent Mission to the United Nations, the Embassy to Russia and the Embassy to Romania, where he was the head of the political section and was also accredited to Bulgaria and Moldova. Prior to being named Ambassador, he was the Senior Departmental Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs. Nicholas Brousseau holds a PhD [History] from the University of Paris 1 (Panthéon-Sorbonne), 2005.
Virginia Lukšienė has a professional experience in the organic sector for 15 years. She is a member of the Board and Council of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (www.ifoam-eu.org) and Director of the Lithuanian company Ekoagros (www.ekoagros.lt). Responsible for the development of organic certification services in Lithuania and outside the EU.
Oleg Mironenko, Executive Director, National Union of Producers and Consumers of Organic Products of the Russian Federation
Since 2016, an Executive Director at the National Union of Producers and Consumers of Organic Products of the Russian Federation (The National Organic Union). More than 12 years engaged in the development of organic agriculture in Russia. Since 2010, as a Deputy General Director, he was engaged in the formation of organic agricultural direction at the enterprises of the Corporation “Organic” in the Moscow region (one of the pioneers of organic in the Russian Federation). In 2013, he became one of the initiators of the creation of the National Organic Union, for 3 years he was a member of its Board. One of the initiators and active participants in the formation of the organic market of Russia, participated in the development and adoption of the Russian law “On organic products” and national standards. A Member of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) working group “Organic agriculture”.