Founder and Executive Chair of EAT
Gunhild Stordalen has been a driving force linking climate, health, and sustainability issues across multiple sectors to transform the global food system. Dr. Stordalen advises on several councils including the United Nation’s Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Lead Group and the World Economic Forum (WEF) Stewardship Board on Food Systems, and in 2020 was appointed to chair Action Track 2 of the UN Food System's Summit. She is a published scientist and a renowned public speaker with a distinct, personal voice and a passionate commitment to food system transformation. WWF Sweden named her “Environmental Hero of the Year” in 2014 and in 2015 she was appointed a Young Global Leader by WEF. In 2019, she was awarded with the UN Foundation “Global Leadership Award” for her groundbreaking work transforming the global food system for people and the planet.