Thomas Bernet


FiBL - Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau

Dr. Thomas Bernet

Senior Consultant / FiBL - Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau

Thomas Bernet is a value chain and market development expert at FiBL. He lived more than 10 years in Peru, where he was involved in research and development project aiming to improve market linkages of poor small-scale farmers through cooperation with the private sector. With more than 20 years of experience in project managment and implementation in developing contexts, he is leading the 'Market Development Group' being part of the International Cooperation Department at FiBL in Switzerland. Project evaluations and organic sector studies have become part of his mandates in recent years. Since 2018, he is leading a Swiss-funded project aiming to boost organic & fair palm oil production.