Miguel Alberto Acevedo, President of the Industrial Union Argentina (UIA), was announced as the President of the Global Business Coalition at the 5th Plenary Meeting of GBC in New Delhi, on February 12, 2019.

Mr. Miguel Acevedo is a member of Aceitera General Deheza (AGD) – a leading family exporting company in the agribusiness and food industry- since 1984. With over 30 years of leadership experience, Acevedo has held various positions and management areas during his career.

Currently serves as President of Agroaval, a leading company improving access of SME’s in Argentina to credit.

Institutional role
Current President of the Argentine Industrial Union (UIA) since May 2017, where he had previously served as SME Vice- President and as Secretary.

Likewise, he served as Secretary at the Argentine Business Association (AEA) and as Treasurer of the Argentine Biotechnology Chamber (CAB).

Mr. Miguel Acevedo formerly served as President of Nuevo Central Argentino (NCA)- a railway cargo company- as well as President of the “Argentine Investment and Trade Promotion Agency” and of “Fundación Observatorio Pyme” (SME Observatory Foundation).

He is married, has five children and holds a degree in Business Administration.

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