Thilo Bode

Executive director, Foodwatch International

Thilo Bode founded Foodwatch in 2002, an independent European consumer rights organization advocating for consumers’ right to know what is in their shopping carts and on their plates. He has contributed to the expansion of the organization which became Foodwatch International in 2017 with offices in Germany, France and the Netherlands. Prior to 2002, Bode worked six years as Director of Greenpeace International and six years as Director of Greenpeace Germany.  In 2001, he was awarded the German Federal Cross of Merit for his contributions to environmental protection.