Dr. Louise Ottilie Fresco is a Member-International Scientific Team of Interacademy Council, a Professor at University of Amsterdam, a Chairman at Het Compagnie Fonds, a Member at Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen, a Member at Real Academia de Ingeniera, a Member at The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts & Sciences, a Member at The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture & Forestry, a Member at The Trilateral Commission, a Member at Vereniging Voor Wetenschap En Samenleving, a President at Wageningen University & Research Centre and a Professor at Stanford University.
She is on the Board of Directors at Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Stichting Praemium Erasmianum and Roosevelt Academy. Dr. Fresco was previously employed as an Independent Non-Executive Director by Unilever NV, an Independent Non-Executive Director by Unilever Plc, a Member by Deltacommissie, a Member-Supervisory Board by Coöperatieve Rabobank UA, a Chairman-Review Panel by Earth System Science Partnership, a Member-Supervisory Board by Rabobank, an Assistant Director General-Agriculture by Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, a Professor by Wageningen University, an Evaluator-International Potatoe Institute by Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, a Chairman-Land Use & Land Cover Change Project by International Geosphere Biosphere Programme, a Member by The Social & Economic Council of the Netherlands SER, and a Vice Chairman-Council by United Nations University.
She also served on the board at Asian Vegetable Research Development Center and West Africa Rice Development Association.
She received her doctorate degree from Wageningen University.