Leonardo Paniagua

Research Scientist
Function: Research & Development
Business: Agricultural Sciences
Location: USA-Midland, MI
Project Team: PSI


Leonardo, is the CPRD Business Partner for Iberia and is responsible for: 1) Leading the R&D team in Spain, 2) Biology leadership of rice projects in Spain and Portugal, 3) On-boarding Focal Point for CPRD in Europe.

Prior to being named CPRD Business Partner, he had several roles in CPRD in Latin America: Development Biologist – Costa Rica; Principal Biologist for Fungicides MesoAndean RCU; Principal Biologist for Insecticides MesoAndean RCU; Field R&D Leader Central America and Field R&D Leader Andean & CAM.

Leonardo is a member of Weed Science Society of Spain, Entomological Society of America, and President of the International Alumni Association – EARTH University.

Leonardo earned his MBA from Interamericana University in Costa Rica.