Cervest appoints Shell VP to bolster climate policy work

Cervest appoints Shell VP to bolster climate policy work

Cervest has hired sustainable development and natural capital expert Sachin Kapila as its Chief Policy Officer.  Sachin, who has already been working with Cervest in an advisory capacity, has today officially joined the leadership team. He will work with CEO and...
Capitalising on Clojure to support AI-led crop forecasts

Capitalising on Clojure to support AI-led crop forecasts

At Cervest we are building technology to support the agri-food ecosystem and regenerate our planet. We contend that science has the answers and that innovation has a key role to play in our success. As such we have also taken an innovative and forthright path in...
Trouble brews for beer, but AI can ease the headache

Trouble brews for beer, but AI can ease the headache

This year’s scorching summer of heatwaves has yet again underlined the dramatic impact of climate volatility on global crops. And analysis of the latest season has highlighted the rising pressure on the global brewing industry in particular. At the end of August, UK...
AI can address food supply risks and protect the Earth

AI can address food supply risks and protect the Earth

It’s been a tumultuous year for Planet Earth with heatwaves, droughts, floods, and forest fires dominating headlines. Extreme weather-related events have increasingly become the norm and a landmark UN report out last week paints a stark picture of the risks...
Cervest – crop forecasting using AI for the greater good

Cervest – crop forecasting using AI for the greater good

A few weeks ago, I met up with Peter Wortsman, who is Chief Commercial Officer of Cervest, a genuinely interesting and unique new business, which is developing a “crop yield predictions platform” that is “automated, predictive and self-learning”. Wortsman himself has...

André DuBuisson 
Chief Product Officer

Andre is a product specialist with 16 years’ experience delivering and growing global B2C / B2B products and Marketplaces across multiple sectors.

He’s successfully serviced diverse clients in product management, business analysis, UX and consulting. Recent engagements have included the innovative use of data science & technology in dynamic marketplaces and developing a large-scale customer engagement platform.

He has previously held product leadership positions at Victor Limited and Collinson Group, developing customer loyalty solutions for well-known international brands.