Hishmi Jamil Husain

Hishmi Jamil Husain

Head of Corporate Sustainability & Biodiversity, Tata Steel

Biography

Dr Hishmi is a distinguished speaker and Lead Author for the Asia-Pacific Region at Biodiversity Assessment of Intergovernmental Science Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES). Currently Dr Hishmi Jamil Husain is working with Tata Steel as Head Biodiversity, Corporate Sustainability.

He is among the notable alumni of International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University, the Hague, the Netherlands and Forest Research Institute, (FRI) Dehradun, India. He is Commission Member of International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) elected fellow of The Linnean Society of London, life member of Club of Rome, Member of International Advisory Council of The Grassroots Institute, Canada and Global Hon. Member of ESG Committee of Dela Leaders Club. He was awarded 2015 Young Scientist Award, 2016 Environment Scientist Award and Best Scientist Award 2020. He is on board of several national and internal bodies. He is visiting faculty and distinguished speaker in India and aboard. Dr Hishmi is having two books, several papers and more than 160 articles in his credit. Dr Hishmi is passionate about water management, biodiversity conservation, nature-based solution, climate change, caproate sustainability and sustainable development. He is having more than two-decade international experience.