Hishmi Jamil Husain

Head of Environment and Forest Management, Raw Material Strategy Group, Tata Steel Ltd.

Hishmi Jamil Husain

Head of Environment and Forest Management, Raw Material Strategy Group, Tata Steel Ltd.

Biography

Dr Hishmi Jamil Husain is Head of Environment and Forest Management at the Raw Material Strategy Group for Tata Steel Ltd., with international experience in the fields of Environment Management, Sustainable Development & Water Management.

He has a Post Graduate Diploma in Universalization of Socio-economic Securities from the International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University; an Executive Masters in e-Governance from EPFL, Lausanne; and a Ph.D in Lithology and Soil Characteristics from the Forest Research Institute, University, Dehradun.

Dr Hishmi is Lead Author for the Asia-Pacific Regional Biodiversity Assessment of Intergovernmental Science Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES). He is visiting faculty and a distinguished speaker in India, as well as advising mining businesses on standardisation and review of policies, norms and implementation. He is also involved with bench-marking global best practices on corporate social responsibility and enhancing biodiversity conservation, the environment, and water performance.

He has written two books, several papers and more than 160 articles in his credit.

Session:

Day 1: Monday 16th April 2018

11:15 – 12:45 – Roundtables