Britta is the Standards Director at UTZ Certified, an ISEAL Board member, where she sits on the Executive Committee
Britta is the head of UTZ CERTIFIED’s Standards and Certification department, responsible for the development of the UTZ standards, the certification management as well as the monitoring and evaluation of the programme. She is a member of the UTZ management team and enjoys being part of the dynamic sustainability discussion.
Britta holds a masters degree in environmental sciences with a focus on soil science and risk management and has in-depth experience in various sustainability standard systems having previously worked for a certification body as auditor, trainer and certification officer. She is an expert in internal management systems for group certification and has worked closely with smallholder producer groups in Africa and the Middle East, covering a wide range of products such as coffee, cocoa, tea, cotton, spices and olive oil.
Board term expires: Summer 2014