Aimpoint Research announced Tuesday Former U.S. Trade Ambassador Gregg Doud joined their team. Doud serves Aimpoint Research as its vice president of global situation awareness and chief economist. Doud most recently served as Chief Agricultural Negotiator in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and is one of the primary architects of the U.S.-China “Phase One” trade agreement.
Aimpoint Research specializes in providing intelligence to the agri-food value chain, and Doud brings “an unparalleled global perspective and economic expertise to the team.” He will work closely with members of the Executive Intelligence Network and play a major role as the organization tackles its thought leadership priorities, including Farmer of the Future, Next Gen Consumer, Mobility of the Future, and more. Before his role with the U.S. Trade Representative, Doud served as President of the Commodity Markets Council, the leading trade association for commodity futures exchanges and their industry counterparts.