Lara Ramdin

Lara Ramdin

Chief Nutrition & Wellness Scientist
Dole Sunshine

Dr. Ramdin, the Chief Innovation Officer at the Dole Sunshine Company, has an extensive global track record in R&D, product development and innovation within leading organizations including Unilever, Estee Lauder and Molson Coors Beverages Company. She is a passionate innovator and a design thinking trainer. She is a fierce advocate for young women in STEM and has a R&D team at Dole, which is approximately 80% female globally (100% female in the US !). She is a champion for the “zero food waste” movement and in her role on the Upcycled Food Foundation board, works with other pioneers to tackle food system design end-to-end. Personally, it is her mission is to push the communication of science to the next level - engaging and informing consumers, making them feel empowered to make healthy food/nutrition choices, for a longer lifespan.


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Beyond Net Zero: How Nestle, Dole Sunshine, Unilever, and Vanguard Renewables are Boosting Sustainability Impacts

Most companies have sustainability goals today; many have committed to Science Based Targets or a “net zero” carbon impact. Attend this panel to learn how Nestle, Dole Sunshine Company, Unilever, and Vanguard... see more