Investing in sustainability along the food chain
Developing sustainable solutions to food production is an environmental and social imperative. It also makes good business sense, says Paine Schwartz Partners CEO Kevin Schwartz
According to the World Bank, by 2050, feeding a planet expected to have over nine billion people will require an estimated 50 percent increase in agricultural production. Kevin Schwartz, chief executive and founding partner at food and agribusiness-focused private equity firm Paine Schwartz Partners, explains why responsible investment is key to addressing challenges in the food and agricultural sector.