CGIAR Research Program on Policies and Institutions, and Markets (PIM), Transformative Partnership Platform on Agroecology
Director, Policy Domain Lead
Frank Place is the Director of the Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) CGIAR Research Program and TPP Policy Domain Lead. Frank has been the director of the PIM CGIAR Research Program since August, 2018. Between 2014 and 2018, he was a senior research fellow with PIM where he led its impact assessment research in addition to providing oversight to the program. Previously, he worked for the World Agroforestry Center in Nairobi, Kenya for more than 20 years on issues related to property rights, soil fertility and adoption and impact of agroforestry practices. He has a PhD in economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.