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Monsanto CEO Hugh Grant


WHO: Monsanto Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Hugh Grant

EDUCATION: Grant earned a bachelor's of science degree in agricultural zoology with honors at Glasgow University. He also earned a post-graduate degree in agriculture at Edinburgh University, and a master's of business administration at the International Management Centre in Buckingham, United Kingdom.

WHAT YOU MAY NOT KNOW: He joined the company as a product development representative for Monsanto's agricultural business in 1981.

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