MARTIN TAYLOR, chairman of the Board of Directors of Syngenta AG, will talk on “Increasing Food Security in an Environmentally Sustainable Way” on November 12, 2012, at 12 noon, at the Continental Room, Tower Club in Makati City.
The forum is under the auspices of the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP) and the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AMCHAM).
Taylor is the Chairman of the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture and currently the vice Chairman of Europe’s largest mass media company, the RTL Group SA. Previously he was an advisor to Goldman Sachs International (1999-2005), Chairman of WHSmith PLC (1999-2003), Chief Executive Officer of Barclays PLC (1993-1998) and Courtlauds Textiles (1990-1993). He is a member of the British government’s recently established Independent Banking Commission.