E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Bev Postma

CEO, HarvestPlus

International policy specialist with more than 18 years’ experience in the agri-food sector in both Europe and Asia. Respected adviser and spokesperson for the food industry and a leading expert on policy developments that relate to regulatory harmonisation, food safety standards and the complex dual burden of under-nutrition and obesity. Former: Executive Director, Food Industry Asia (FIA). Held regional roles with leading companies, including Kellogg’s, Syngenta and the British Agriculture Bureau. Has led many noteworthy projects, including the development of self-regulatory codes on food labelling in Europe and Asia and the introduction of a pan-Asia food safety surveillance network and fast-response unit for the food industry.