Sean de Cleene

Sean de Cleene
  • Senior Vice-President, Global Initiatives, Strategy and Business Development
    Yara International ASA

Currently, heads strategy group responsible for managing Yara's global Creating Impact business development and sustainability agenda. Co-Chair, World Economic Forum New Vision for Agriculture, incorporating multistakeholder partnerships in 14 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America including jointly partnering to form both Grow Africa and Grow Asia. Formerly seconded as Special Adviser, UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Food Security and Nutrition. Former pro bono roles included: founding co-chair Grow Africa, Global Agenda Council on Climate Change, G8 and G20 working groups on development and agriculture; co-founder, African Institute of Corporate Citizenship; co-chair emeritus, UNEP Finance Initiative Africa Taskforce.