Former Senior Practice Expert, McKinsey's Center for Business and Environment, leading work in agriculture and land use. Director, Tropical Forest Alliance 2020, a public-private partnership with the goal of reducing the tropical deforestation associated with key global commodities such as soy, beef, palm oil, and paper and pulp. Author of several scientific journal articles and book chapters in the fields of ecology and resource economics.
The sustainable production of beef, soy, palm oil and paper offers a way out for imperiled forests and a $200 billion investment opportunity, according to a new report.
With the Tropical Forest Alliance meeting in Jakarta this week, we're delving into the problem of deforestation – how every sector, from big business to indigenous tribes, can tackle it.
As world governments meet this week to set goals for eradicating poverty and create sustainable development opportunities, we are marking Climate Week NYC with a particular focus on fores...