Mario Alfonso Bonal Rodríguez

2019/2020 Kirchner Food Fellow

Kirchner Food Fellowship – Mexico

Mario is a Business Innovation Master candidate at Universidad de Celaya in Celaya, Guanajuato, Mexico and since January 2018 is the Tech Transfer Office Coordinator at Agrobioteg Innovation Park in Irapuato, Guanajuato. He is also an entrepreneur and with his consulting company called BRC Consulting Group and Agrobioteg is helping researchers and startups to transfer their technologies and access public funding for innovation projects.

Mario was the project leader for the Agrobioteg ‘s Tech Transfer Office recognition by National Council for Science and Technology, also, Mario was project leader during the application process for the Agrobioteg’s National Entrepreneur Award as a Boosting Organization in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem, granted by the National Institute of the Entrepreneur. He is an active protagonist of the movement to drive Mexico towards the Knowledge economy.