Assistant Project Manager
Sunil has an interdisciplinary background in Responsible Sourcing, Rural Development and Environmental Chemistry. Prior to joining Proforest, he worked for Danone to identify and mitigate the social and human rights risks within Danone’s upstream and downstream supply chain. He has experience in communication and has developed Responsible Sourcing e-learnings, food security podcasts and resource allocation workshops. As part of his master’s thesis, Sunil worked with Indian stakeholders to understand the social and environmental risks for domestic Indian palm production and examined the social legitimacy of the Indian Palm Oil Sustainability Framework (IPOS). He studied MSc Rural Development and Natural Resource Management at the Swedish University for Agricultural Sciences and holds a BSc in Chemistry from the University of Surrey. Sunil is based in Oxford and is British, Sri Lankan and Trinidadian.