President, Syngenta Seeds, Inc.; Region Director - North America, Syngenta
David Morgan is president of Syngenta Seeds Inc. and Syngenta's regional director for North America. His entire career has been devoted to agriculture. After graduating from Oxford University, he joined DuPont's agricultural research and development division in the U.K. Later, Morgan worked for a number of companies that evolved through a series of acquisitions and mergers, including Schering Agriculture UK, AgrEvo UK, AgrEvo Canada, Aventis CropScience and Bayer CropScience. Morgan joined Syngenta in 2007 as head of the company's Asia Pacific region. In 2008, Morgan moved to North America to lead Syngenta's corn and soybean seed business. Recently, he assumed the North American regional director role. Morgan's primary focus is on leading the Syngenta team in their creation of crop and customer-focused strategies and the development of innovative technology for North American producers. Morgan holds bachelor's and master's degrees in agricultural and forestry sciences from Oxford.