Henrique Freitas
Executive Vice President & CEO WGSA

Henrique Americano de Freitas is the Chief Executive Officer of Westchester Group South America (formally Radar), a TIAA company, managing an extensive farmland portfolio for fund investors. Henrique has over 20 years of experience working in Brazilian agribusiness where he has held various leadership positions in large companies. Prior to his appointment at Westchester, he worked for Minerva S/A, a leader in beef production in South America, heading the company’s export business, and for Louis Dreyfus Commodities for nearly 20 years where he was most recently the head of the Company’s orange juice platform, managing 9,000 employees across Brazil and Europe. Henrique has a degree in Agronomic Engineering from the University of São Paulo / ESALQ and a Master’s degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Missouri, as a Fulbright scholar.