John Pasquesi

Board of Directors

Mr. Pasquesi is a member of the GGI Board of Directors and the founder of Otter Capital. Otter has a proven track record developing leading edge agriculture and food production companies. Otter was an early and consistent investor in AgraQuest, a leading biopesticide company. In 2012, Bayer CropScience acquired AgraQuest for $425 million plus earnouts. Mr. Pasquesi previously served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of AgraQuest.

Prior to founding Otter Capital in 2001, Mr. Pasquesi was a Managing Director and member of the Executive Committee of Hellman & Friedman LLC - a private equity investment firm. Prior to joining Hellman & Friedman in 1987, Mr. Pasquesi was associated with Golder, Thoma & Cressey - a Chicago-based private equity firm.