Ed Prosser

Vice President & General Manager, Agriculture Trading

Ed Prosser is responsible for directing the company’s proprietary agricultural trading activity on exchanges around the world and helping customers develop risk management programs. Prosser is also chairman of the company’s political action committee, GAVPAC.

Prosser’s agricultural experience includes a 25-year career at ConAgra Foods, Inc. At ConAgra Trade Group (CTG), he was instrumental in developing and managing complex risk strategies for a number of agricultural portfolios, including the Agricultural Risk Strategies group, Livestock Central Hedge Desk and Animal By-Products Desk. Prior to CTG, Prosser was general manager at ConAgra Beef Company, where he directed beef and cattle risk management.

Prosser is a member of the Commodity Markets Council board of directors, Chicago Board of Trade and Minneapolis Grain Exchange. In addition, he serves on the Risk Management Committee of the National Grain and Feed Association. Prosser is past chair of the March of Dimes Nebraska Chapter.

Prosser earned a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural economics from Kansas State University in Manhattan.