Key participants | 10 year event

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Moderator of the 10 Year Event


  • Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands

    In her role as UNSG Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development

  • Sigrid Kaag

    Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation the Netherlands

  • Hans Docter

    Director for Sustainable Economic Development of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Hon. Augustus J. Flomo

    Deputy for Economic Management, Liberia

  • Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng

    Minister of Ghana for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation

  • Ambassador Raymund Furrer

    State Secretariat for Economic Cooperation and Development (SECO) Switzerland

  • Ambassador Jean Pierre Karabaranga

    Ambassador at the Embassy of Rwanda in The Netherlands

  • George William Kayonga

    Chief Executive Officer of the Rwanda National Agriculture Export Board (NAEB)

  • Gbogou Didier Lohoury

    Chief of Staff, Ministère des Eaux et Forêts - Côte d'Ivoire

  • Magloire Atangana Mbarga

    Minister of Commerce Cameroon

  • Patrick Njoroge

    Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya

  • Dr. Stefan Schmitz

    Deputy Director-General for Food, Rural Development and Natural Resources at BMZ.

  • Hon. Benito Owusu-Bio

    Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Ghana

  • Ole Thonke

    Head of Department for Growth and Employment, Danish Foreign Ministry

  • Sir Graham Wynne

    Board member at the Institute for European Environmental Policy


  • Tanja Gonggrijp

    Management Team Member, Department for Sustainable Economic Development at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands

  • Jos Huber

    Senior policy advisor at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands

Private Sector

  • Michel van den Bogaard

    Chief Financial Officer


  • Lasse Bolander

    Chairman at COOP Denmark

  • Robert Coleman

    Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Rice Limited

  • Daouda Coulibaly

    Directeur Général of Société Ivoirienne de Banque (SIB)

  • Julie Cournoyer

    Global Director Sustainability


  • Mike Coupe

    Chief Executive Officer of Sainsbury's

  • Grégoire Danel-Fédou

    Chairman of the Board of Advans CI, and Chief Operating Officer of Advans Group.

  • Christine Daugherty

    Vice President Global Sustainable Agriculture, PepsiCo

  • Wiebe Draijer

    Chairman of the Managing Board Rabobank the Netherlands

  • Catalina Eikenberg

    Head of Sustainable Business at Neumann Kaffee Gruppe

  • Nneka Eze

    Nneka is a General Partner and Managing Director at VestedWorld, an impact-focused early-stage fund, where she has served on the Investment Committee for four years. She also serves on the board of the Impact Investors Foundation of Nigeria and Nigeria's National Advisory Board for Impact Investing.

  • Laura Falk

    Group Sustainable Sourcing Manager


  • Kim Frankovich

    Vice President of Cocoa Sustainability for Mars Wrigley Confectionery

  • Michael Froman

    Vice Chairman and President, Strategic Growth of Mastercard

  • Sylvain Goupille

    Managing Director Althelia funds

  • Olga Gormalova

    General Manager - Sustainable Management Services (Ghana and Nigeria) at ECOM

  • Jan Ernst de Groot

    Chief Legal Officer

    Ahold Delhaize

  • Alfons van Gulick

    Group Managing Director of Nedspice Group

  • Andrew Halle

    Chief Executive Officer of Ecom

  • Jeffrey Hogue

    Global Chief Sustainability Officer of C&A

  • Svein Tore Holsether

    President and Chief Executive Officer of Yara International

  • Anish Jain

    Chief Treasury Officer and Director – Marketing & Communications at ETG group

  • Ajay Vir Jakhar

    Chairman, Bharat Krishak Samaj (Farmer’s Forum) and Punjab State Farmers Commission, India

  • Marc Jansen

    Director of the Centraal Bureau Levensmiddelenhandel

  • Santhosh Jayaram

    Partner and Head of Sustainability and CSR Advisory at KPMG


  • Thomas Kehoe

    Deputy Director Agriculture at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Karin Kersten

    Managing Director Trade & Commodity Finance at ABN Amro at ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

  • Jason Kibbey

    Chief Executive Officer of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition

  • Nanno Kleiterp

    Chairman of the Board at &Green fund

  • Michael Kobori

    Vice President of Social and Environmental Sustainability at Levi Strauss & Co

  • Friso Koopmans

    Managing Director, Global Head Agri Commodities at ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

  • Peter Kousted

    Senior Category Manager at Dansk Supermarked

  • Frederic Larmuseau

    Chief Executive Officer of Jacobs Douwe Egberts

  • Laura Mackenzie

    Senior Vice President Global Prepaid & Financial Inclusion at Mastercard

  • Berry Marttin

    Member of the Managing Board


  • Paul Moseley

    Program Officer at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


  • Beatrice Moulianitaki

    Head of Sustainable Sourcing at the Hershey Company

  • Mary Munyiri

    Chief Executive Officer of ECLOF Kenya

  • James Irungu Mwangi

    Executive Director of the Dalberg Group

  • Dr. James Mwangi

    Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Equity Group Holdings Limited

  • David M. Neumann

    Managing Partner of Neumann Kaffee Gruppe

  • Dr. Ndidi Nnoli-Edozien

    Group Chief, Sustainability & Governance at Dangote Industries Limited

  • Winfridah Moraa Nyakwara

    Integrated Social Sustainability Manager, Africa for Unilever

  • Dorcas Onyango

    Head of Sustainability, Southern & East Africa Business Unit

    Coca-Cola Africa PTY

  • Mahesh R. Patel

    Chairman of the Board of Export Trading Group S.A

  • Lewis Perkins

    President of the Apparel Impact Institute

  • Cathy Pieters

    Director Cocoa Life Program at Mondelez International

  • Harold Poelma

    President of Cargill Cocoa and Chocolate

  • Duncan Pollard

    Head of Sustainability & Stakeholder Engagement of Nestlé

  • Sanjiv Rangrass

    Divisional Chief Executive of Agri Business Division at ITC Limited

  • Antoine de Saint-Affrique

    Chief Executive Officer of Barry Callebaut

  • Fernando Sampaio

    Executive Director PCI Strategy, Brazil

  • Tamsin Scurfield

    Business Development and Partnerships Manager, Opportunity International

  • Lucas Simons

    Founder of NewForesight and SCOPEinsight


  • Momarr Taal

    Founder of Tropingo Foods

  • Nicolas Tamari

    Chief Executive Officer of Sucafina

  • Lerionka Tiampati

    Group Chief Executive Officer of Kenya Tea Development Agency Ltd.

  • Andre Veneman

    Corporate Director Sustainability at AkzoNobel

  • Sunny Verghese

    Chief Executive Officer of Olam; Chairman of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

  • Jan-Kees Vis

    Global Director Sustainable Sourcing Development of Unilever

  • Affiong Williams

    Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Reelfruit

  • Tomy Winata

    President Commissioner of PT Danayasa Arthatama Tbk

  • Tewodros Zewdie

    Executive Director and Program Manager of Ethio-Dutch Program for Horticulture Development of the Ethiopian Horticulture Producer Exporters Association (EHPEA)

International Organizations

  • Vanessa Adams

    Vice-President, Country Support and Delivery, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

  • Peter Bakker

    President of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development


  • Patrick Belser

    Senior Economist


  • Beth Dunford

    Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development

    African Development Bank Group

  • Han de Groot

    Chief Executive Officer of the Rainforest Alliance

  • Thomas Kehoe

    Deputy Director Agriculture at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Patrick Mallet

    Director of Innovations, ISEAL

  • Pradeep Monga

    Deputy Executive Secretary at United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)

  • Jennifer Morris

    President of Conservation International

  • David Nabarro

    Strategic Director, 4SD


  • Satya Tripathi

    Assistant Secretary-General & Head of New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

  • Vicki Wilde

    Senior Program Officer, Agricultural Development and Women's Economic Empowerment, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Main sponsors

Sponsors of specific parts of the event


Jacobs Douwe Egberts     Refresco     Marfrig