Monthly Archives: January 2021

Food systems transformation- how we deal with food loss and waste – Nicole Junkermann

Women in Food & Agriculture Industry Digital Festival “Healthy people, healthy planet and healthy economy” I recently attended the Women in Food & Agriculture Industry Digital Festival. I heard from Geeta Sethi, Advisor and Global Lead for Food Systems at the World Bank.  She gave a fascinating talk discussing our food systems and the urgent… Continue Reading

Nicole Junkermann’s Perspective on How Technology Could hold the key to Living Longer

The current Covid-19 pandemic sadly all too clearly demonstrates the need for continual improvements and growth in the field of healthcare. Many people take their health for granted, however, this crisis will surely encourage society to reassess its priorities and give importance to those things that are really essential. Speaking at the Founders Forum Health… Continue Reading

Investing in Nutrition; the Key to a Healthy Society

Nicole Junkermann is an international investor and entrepreneur, founder of NJF Holdings, an international investment company with interests in venture capital, private equity and real estate. Through venture capital flagship NJF Capital, Nicole oversees a portfolio similar in size to a small venture fund across Europe and the United States, including the high-tech, fintech and… Continue Reading

Supermarkets: A Drive Towards Sustainability

I heard so many thought-provoking presentations from outstanding academics at the Livestock, Environment and People (LEAP) Conference 2020.  One such talk was given by Joanna Trewern from the Centre for Environment & Sustainability, University of Surrey. Her study focused on the intervention in supermarkets for “less and better meat”. She found that retailers have no… Continue Reading