Head Thematic Investing and responsible for the investment strategy on “The Future of Food” at Landolt & Cie SA. Before joining Landolt, Coast founded GAIA Capital Advisors, a prominent investor in emerging markets and in the agricultural industry that he sold in 2016. Creating awareness over an important global issue, he produced the 52” documentary film on the global food crisis “Last Supper for Malthus” that continues to be a key reference work for issues of food security. Coast is a frequent commentator on ESG, FOOD, agriculture and other topics in media like CNBC, Bloomberg TV and industry conferences, as well as the author of numerous articles on these subjects. Earlier in his career he spent 8 years as investment manager for Lombard Odier and he worked in Russia as head of trading and sales of Pioneer Securities brokerage from 1995-1998.