Since more than 30 years Anselm Elles is acting as a highly qualified management consultant within the German and European Agribusiness. In 1989 he joined the AFC Consulting Group AG in Bonn, where he is inter alia responsible as Managing Director for the AFC Risk & Crisis Consult GmbH, a leading consulting company in the field of risk-, crisis- and recall management. Mr. Elles is member of numerous crisis teams of small and medium sized companies, multinational corporations as well as sector associations within food, cosmetic, pharmaceutical and FMCG industry and trade. He is editor and author of numerous publications and key note speaker at forums. Since beginning of the nineties he has continuously been working in developing projects in Eastern-Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia. He initiated the foundation of the Institute for sustainable Management e.V. (ifnm), a non-profit organization.