Sustainable Agriculture Initiative Platform
The global food value chain initiative for sustainable agriculture


  • Sven Sielhorst

    Systems Director

    Sven leads the development and delivery of systems that help agricultural supply chain partners to assess, improve and communicate on-farm sustainability performance. He leads on the Farm Sustainability Assessment, and supports the ERBS Framework development.

    He worked as a sustainable sourcing consultant and CSR specialist before moving to Solidaridad , an international NGO where he set up and managed a global programme to help transform the global sugarcane industry. He was closely involved in the creation and expansion of Bonsucro, the global change platform for sugarcane.


    Sven holds a Master’s Degree in International Economics and Economic Geography from Utrecht University, the Netherlands, where he graduated at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development.

    Email: ssielhorst(at)saiplatform.org
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