Mr. Rey brings more than 35 years of agribusiness experience to the TCS board. Now serving as an independent consultant, Mr. Rey most recently served as president and CEO of Arcadia Biosciences, which he helped found in 2003. In this role, he was responsible for signing more than 50 development and commercial partnerships with the world’s leading agricultural companies, institutions, and government organizations; overseeing hundreds of successful regulatory filings around the world; and driving the company’s 2015 initial public offering on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Prior to Arcadia, Mr. Rey was a partner with the Rockridge Group, a management consulting firm focused on the agricultural biotechnology industry. He also served as vice president of operations for Calgene, Inc. for 17 years, including two years following Monsanto Company’s acquisition of Calgene. He holds a bachelor’s degree in plant science from the University of California, Davis.