Stephen Rannekleiv

Global Strategist – Beverages

Stephen Rannekleiv is the Global Sector Strategist Beverages, working out of the New York office.

Steve is in close cooperation with the Global Sector Head beverages to support the bank’s franchise in the beverage sectors and further strengthen Rabobank’s long-standing relationships with major beverage clients around the world. He leads the beverage research team and provides colleagues involved in the beverage industry, in the front office, in risk and otherwise with thought-provoking ideas and analytics and executes the agenda that is with the various business heads.

Before joining Rabobank in 2006, Stephen worked for eight years in Latin America supporting agricultural development projects. His understanding of agricultural dynamics and his training in value chain analysis have provided an ideal background for understanding issues facing the wine industry in particular. 

Stephen holds an undergraduate degree from Houghton College and an MBA from Eastern University in Pennsylvania.