Alumni are former members of Champions 12.3, the coalition of executives from governments, businesses, international organizations, research institutions, farmer groups, and civil society dedicated to inspiring ambition, mobilizing action, and accelerating progress toward achieving SDG Target 12.3 by 2030. All serve in a personal capacity.


Group Chief Executive, Tesco
Former European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety
Chairman of the Board, Kellogg Company
Former Minister of Environment and Food, Denmark
Former Managing Director, The Consumer Goods Forum
Member of the Board of Directors, Sodexo Group
Former Head, Brazilian State Development Bank (BNDES)
Former Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Former Minister of Finance, Mexico
Former President and CEO, Campbell Soup Company
Former President, World Farmers’ Organization
Former President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Former President, Oxfam America
Former Secretary of the Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat), Mexico
Former Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), Vietnam
Former CEO, Unilever
Former Chairman, Global Forum on Agricultural Research
Former President, Rockefeller Foundation
Honorary Chairman, Royal DSM
Former President, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Vice President for Sustainable Development, World Bank
Former Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union
Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Former Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Republic of South Africa