Sharon Cittone

SpecialityEdible Planet Ventures, Founder & CEO
Sharon CittoneSharon has been at the forefront of building and growing the global food and agtech ecosystem for the better part of a decade. Her work with start-ups, corporations, investors, policymakers and institutions landed her the title of one of Forbes’ most powerful women shaping the future of food.

Sharon has been at the forefront of building and growing the global food and agtech ecosystem for the better part of a decade. Her work with start-ups, corporations, investors, policymakers and institutions landed her the title of one of Forbes’ most powerful women shaping the future of food.

In 2021 Sharon founded Edible Edible Planet Ventures, a holistic platform that aims to reshape our food system by convening leading voices and visionaries to collaborate and innovate around the most pressing challenges of today, and the future. Prior to launching her company, Sharon served as the Chief Communications Officer for Seeds & Chips, leading content development, planning and executing the signature event in Milan and growing into new markets such as ANZ.

Throughout her career Sharon has built a network and established relationships with some of the most prominent leaders and organizations in sustainability and food systems. She currently sits on the Advisory Board of the World Food Programme in Italy, is a Mentor for both Rockstart Agrifood and the FoodTech Accelerator, and advises startups and funds worldwide.