Andrew Brooks

Head of Cocoa Sustainability, Olam International Ltd

Andrew is Head of Cocoa Sustainability at Olam International Ltd, based in London. He oversees the implementation of the Cocoa Compass vision and strategy in partnership with branded customers across 9 origins to achieve an environmentally positive, professionalized and quality focused cocoa supply chain, comprised of farmers who are earning a living income and whose children have access to education.

Andrew has been with Olam for 14 years and has over 35 years’ experience in Cocoa Trading, Export Management, and Sustainability. He is resident in Cote d’Ivoire for over 20 years. He holds a BSc Combined Honours degree in Business Administration and French from the University of Aston in Birmingham, UK.