Plenary 1 - Sustainability
Tuesday 19 April 10:00 - 10:15
Meeting Consumer Expectations in the Era of Sustainability
Pinar Hosafci works as a Senior Food Analyst with Euromonitor International. With a background in economics, Pinar uses her knowledge to create quality data and written content on a range of topics including consumer trends, international marketing strategies and product innovation. She has a keen interest in food security, sustainability and cross-cultural consumer behaviour. Pinar writes strategic articles and global briefings on food and is also consulted by global media, including Financial Times and Wall Street Journal about consumer demands and industry trends in food. She is an experienced public speaker and has delivered presentations at international conferences, such as Food Ingredients 2013, IAOM MEA 2014 and SnackEx 2015. Before joining Packaged Food, Pinar worked as an Economist in the United Nations in Switzerland and as a Researcher in London School of Economics in London. She holds a degree in Economics and Mathematics from McGill University and a master’s in Development Economics from University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies.