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HighQuest Partners' managing director to speak this week at Nicovita Symposium (4.15.2013)

BOSTON, April 15, 2013 -- Philippe de Lapérouse, managing director and head of the agribusiness advisory business at HighQuest Partners, will be a featured speaker at the Nicovita Symposium in Ecuador this week on April 17 and 18.  The SYMPOSIUM NICOVITA will provide a discussion space where aquaculture producers and industry experts share experiences, new techniques and explore opportunities that will contribute to the development, competitiveness and sustainability of the aquaculture industry.

Laperouse will present the topic "Aquaculture Trends: A Comparison with Agriculture" on the first day of the symposium and participate in various Q&A sessions.

Lapérouse is managing director of HighQuest Partners and is based in its St. Louis, Missouri office. He has more than 30 years experience in senior leadership positions with global companies in the agro-industrial and value-added food chain as well as in private equity investing.  Lapérouse received his B.A. degree from Trinity College and an M.B.A. degree from The Darden School of Business at The University of Virginia. He can be reached at pdelaperouse@highquestpartners.com or +1-314-994-3282.

HighQuest Partners is a globally-recognized consulting, events and media company serving the food, agriculture, agribusiness, feed, and biofuels sectors. Its strategic advisory consulting business guides organizations in making informed strategy, M&A, capital investment and management decisions. Its online Global AgInvesting Research & Insight platform offers up-to-the-minute news, market intelligence and current investment themes, focused research papers, interviews and editorials, and more.

The company hosts world-renowned agriculture conferences, such as the GlobalAgInvesting series, and the Oilseed & Grain Trade Summit and the Women in Agribusiness Summit, that provide innovative content presented by the ag industry’s most respected visionaries.

Its subsidiary Soyatech publishes the annual Soya & Oilseed Bluebook, the industry’s leading source of information on oilseed and agribusiness companies and products; an industry-focused email newsletter. www.highquestpartners.com


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