Brent McGowan

Managing Director, Global Head of Agricultural Operations


Brent provides strategic leadership for the firm’s global agricultural property management platforms.  In this role, he is responsible for managing health, safety, environmental, and risk objectives while meeting client needs and maintaining internal profitability.  Prior to joining the firm in 2021, Brent was vice president of operations for the agricultural division at Wilbur-Ellis Company, LLC, where he led the company’s U.S. operations and managed the network of retail and distribution logistics, application, manufacturing, and procurement functions. He was accountable for safety, compliance, cost optimization, operational excellence, supply chain effectiveness, and risk mitigation.  

  • Education: B.S., Agricultural Economics, University of California, Davis
  • Joined the company: 2021  
  • Began career: 1996



United States

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  • English