Marina studied Economics and International Relations in the US and has spent most of her working career in São Paulo, Brazil. Thus, she is fluent in Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.
RTRS Executive Director Marcelo studied Agricultural Engineering at the University of Buenos Aires, including a Marketing and Sales Excellence Programme at INSEAD, France.
Xavier Sticker is the French Ambassador for the Environment, a position attached to both the Foreign Minister and the Environment Minister.
Raimundo Deusdará Filho is general director of the Brazilian Forest Service – SFB.
Ted graduated in Business Management with a MBA in Financial and Strategic Planning for PUC – Rio de Janeiro.
Andre Nassar is the executive president of Abiove, the Brazilian Association of Vegetable Oil Industries.
Author, broadcaster & Founder Director of Forum for the Future.
Mark serves as strategic advisor and consultant to the Soft Commodities Forum (SCF)
Jean-François Timmers is a biologist with specialization in applied economics and management, and a Master of Science in Ecology, Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Development.
Willem Klaassens is management consultant, owner of Latour Commodity Advisory, a boutique consultancy firm with a predominantly European and Asian client base.
Mairon has a PhD in Environmental Studies from the VU University Amsterdam and has worked for over 10 years on the policy and governance dimensions of sustainable development.
Elodie Parre is the new CSR Director of Bel Group.
Jonathan is an environmentalist and sustainability professional with 5 years’ experience leading the development and delivery of supply chain sustainability programmes within a global FMCG retailer.
Coordinator of Projects of the Friends of the Earth Association of Smile / MT- Brazil.
Ryan Sarsfield is the Latin America Commodities Manager with WRI’s Global Forest Watch Commodities and Finance team.
Julieta is Scheme Manager of Schutter Argentina SA.
Gert van der Bijl is International Programme Manager Livestock & Leather at Solidaridad Network
Belinda has extensive experience of working with Board members and Executive Teams in major international corporations.
Sareh is a Forests Program Manager at CDP.
Dan holds a Ph.D. in Forest Ecology from Yale University. He has worked in the Amazon for 30 years studying the effects of climate change, policy, and land use on Amazon forests, and was the Founding President of the Amazon Environmental Research Institute (IPAM)
Pedro Amaral works as Deputy Director at Proforest, providing practical support on the sustainable use of natural resources to a wide range of actors.
Pedro Amaral works as Deputy Director at Proforest, providing practical support on the sustainable use of natural resources to a wide range of actors. Pedro has been working in the sustainability arena for over 12 years, specializing on corporate social-environmental responsibility and the responsible sourcing of agricultural commodities, zero deforestation, legality and human rights. He holds an M.Sc. in energy planning with an emphasis on environmental planning from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, and a B.Sc. in agronomic engineering from Sao Paulo State University. His work experience encompasses working with the private sector, civil society, multilateral organizations and governments, in projects based across the Americas and Europe.
Luiz is the Quality and Sustainability Director at Fazendas Bartira, a Brazilian agricultural company and subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management.
He is the Director of the Earth Innovation Institute in Mato Grosso.
Ph.D, Executive President of Hopefull Investment and Holding, China Tan works for Hopefull Group, a soybean importing and processing company in China.
Heidi received a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the Campinas State University / UNICAMP in 1985.
Renata Nogueira is an Educator with a master’s degree in Education who has been working in Corporate Sustainability for 10 years.
Hanne is globally responsible for Arla Foods Sustainable Dairy Farming strategy.
Daniel joined Tesco in 2016 and is responsible for leading the development and implementation of Tesco’s zero deforestation agenda.
Nick graduated from Harper Adams University in the UK in 1985 with a BSc in Agricultural Technology and joined BOCM PAULS the same year.
Doctorate in anthropology from Oxford University in 1988, on the social organization of informal sector mining camps in the Amazon, followed by research posts at the universities of Edinburgh, Cambridge and Harvard
Clément holds the position of Group Sustainable Development Manager at Avril since 2016 and he is a graduated engineer from AgroParisTech.
Marcelo is an Agronomist graduated form ESALQ/USP, with a M.Sc. from Texas A&M University and a PhD from USYD.
Tiago holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations, specialized in management and assessment of public policies, and master of sciences in environmental policy.
Francimar has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration and specialization in Quality Management in Food Production and Hygiene from INCURSOS (Instituto Nacional de Cursos), in Goiânia (GO), Brazil
Cristiane holds a Public Relations undergraduate degree from the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR) and a postgraduate degree in Sustainable Business from the University of Cambridge.
Director Social Sustainability & SSCI, The Consumer Goods Forum.
Florian started his professional career in 2002 at Lidl International after completing his International Bachelor Degree in Business Studies and Marketing at the University of Brighton in the United Kingdom.
Jorn works at ACT Commodities and he works closely with RTRS to facilitate the participation of more companies in the scheme.
Madeleine is the Global Responsible Sourcing Leader for cereals, sugar and soya at Nestlé
Pramel is post graduate in agriculture economics and over 20 years’ experience in implementation of Agriculture.
In his role Ignacio leads the CGF’s Environmental Sustainability team that aims to position the consumer goods industry as a leader in protecting against climate change and reducing waste.
Roel Baakman is specialist sustainability & animal nutrition at Cefetra.
Gisela Introvini is an agronomist specializing in seed production.
Cid Sanches has a degree in Economy in ESALQ/USP and MBA in Cooperatives Management in FGV and MBA also in Agroindustrial Management in UFLA.
Is Executive Director of Sustainability LAB, a Brazilian strategy consultancy.
Bárbara (PhD, MBA, LLM), Associate Consultant at Sustainability Lab, is a facilitator, process designer, change agent and conflict transformation mediator, strategic negotiator and host of meaningful conversations.