The Secretariat is comprised of representatives of the convening core partner organizations, and works closely with the supporting partners and representatives of Network members.

Core Partners & Principals
Dr. Gunhild A. Stordalen
Founder and Executive Chair, EAT
Eric Usher
Head, UNEP Finance Initiative
Ertharin Cousin
Founder and CEO, FSF
Greg S. Garrett
Executive Director, ATNI
Diane Holdorf
Executive Vice President, WBCSD

The Core Partners listed above work in close collaboration with a number of strategic supporting partners, including the FAIRR Initiative, Food Systems for the Future, Rabobank, the World Bank, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), S2G Ventures, the UN Principles for Responsible Investment, the Global Environmental Facility, Just Rural Transition, and others.

The Secretariat Team

The Secretariat team members are listed below, alphabetically:

You may contact the Secretariat through our About page, or by sending an email to

Our Communications Team
  • Fiona Cromarty — Communications and Knowledge Consultant, Climate Finance Unit, UNEP
  • Elizabeth Ebot — Communications and Policy Director, Food Systems for the Future
  • Philip Eisenhart — Head of Communications, ATNI
The GFFN process has funding support from 
  • The Global Environment Facility 
  • Italy, Ministry of Ecological Transition
  • Jeremy Coller Foundation
  • Luxembourg, Ministry of Environment, Climate, and Sustainable Development
  • The Rockefeller Foundation 
  • Wellcome Trust