Episode 1: Introducing Reimagining Sustainability
Agriculture can become a climate-positive industry, making a positive, real-world impact on global sustainability efforts. UPL’s Chief Strategy Officer Toshan Tamhane discusses the meaning behind ‘Reimagining Sustainability’ in agriculture. He outlines how challenges can be overcome, farmers empowered, and meaningful real-world impact achieved.
Toshan Tamhane, Chief Strategy Officer at UPL, is responsible for driving new business building, digital & analytics initiatives, M&A and proprietary investments. He is leading efforts to launch businesses in sustainability & food systems, initiating partnerships with agri start-ups and driving the analytics/digital transformation agenda. Toshan was also selected as one of India’s ‘40 under 40 leaders’ by the Economic Times.
• PNAS - Temperature increase reduces global yields of major crops in four independent estimates
• United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (UN IPCC) - Food Security and Food Production Systems
• UN IPCC – Climate Change and Land
• Climate Change Post - Drought and heatwave crop losses in Europe tripled over the last five decades