Arne Cartridge

Senior Adviser and Head of Global Initiatives, Yara International

Arne Cartridge is a lead strategist and practitioner in developing public-private partnerships for a sustainable development. He is currently Senior Adviser and Head of Global Initiatives at Yara International. He previously held positions as the Executive Director of Grow Africa, Senior Director at the World Economic Forum, Executive Vice President with Yara International ASA, and has held senior management positions with Telenor, Gazette, and Digital Equipment Corp. Mr. Cartridge is the initiator of the African Green Revolution Forum and the Yara Prize, now the Africa Food Prize and is the Chair of the Farm to Market Alliance. Cartridge has served as the Chairman of the Board for the humanitarian organization CARE Norway, been on the board of CARE International and on the board of the Global Fairness Initiative, and been acting Managing Director for the Food and Land Use Initiative at the World Business Council on Sustainable Development.