Retail Systems Manager, World Wildlife Fund
James Pronio is the Retail Systems Manager on the Food Loss and Waste Team at World Wildlife Fund, where he leads WWF's work with businesses and governments in the Pacific Coast Collaborative
Professor, University of Copenhagen
Marianne Thomsen is a professor in Industrial Ecology, specializing in industrial ecology developing integrated sustainability assessments models with a focus on circular resource management systems
Co-founder of Sanergy
Ani Vallabhaneni is a co-founder of Sanergy, a Nairobi-based company that converts collected waste into valuable end-products such as organic fertilizer and insect-based animal feed, which results in increasing crop yields.
Co-founder of PolyNatural
Francisco Palma is the co-founder of PolyNatural, a company that developed a technology that reduces food losses and results in a completely biodegradable (cradle-to-cradle) design solution
Co-founder of Packaging Technology and Research
Claire Sand is the co-founder of Packaging Technology and Research and is a global packaging leader with 35+ years of broad experience in the food science and packaging spectrum.
Senior Manager for Climate Action Planning, Africa Region, C40
Stephen Otieno is the Senior Manager for Climate Action Planning for Africa at C40; he joined C40 initially working as the Food Systems City Adviser for Nairobi
Head of Sustainability, Middle East and North Africa Region, Nestlé
Yasmine Berbir is the Head of Sustainability for Nestlé in the Middle East and North Africa, where she is responsible for implementing Nestlé’s Net Zero Emissions Roadmap across the region