Origin Green ambassador named in Top 25 Under 25 for sustainability
Origin Green ambassador, Philip Cocoman has been named in the 2degrees Top 25 Under 25 2014.
2degrees, a service for sustainable businesses, have recognised the Irishman as one of the new generation transforming the world of sustainable business. Philip, who grew up on a farm in Ireland, is based in Coca-Cola’s HQ in Atlanta, Georgia, where he is working in procurement and dairy sustainability.
As an ambassador for Origin Green, he promotes the sustainability of Irish food and drink in the industry across the world. He is currently doing a masters in business sustainability.
He has worked with McDonald's Europe's sustainable supply chain team in trying to achieve verified sustainable beef by 2016. In January, he will return to McDonald's to work with their global team in Chicago.
Philip is passionate about agriculture and although he wants to work his way to senior level at a successful food company, he told 2degrees that by 2020, he hopes to go back to farming at weekends.