We're bringing supply chain partners together to create a more sustainable future for everyone.

Sustainable Futures is cross-rotational and broadacre, linking global brands, food processors and farmers together along the supply chain. Our goal is to deliver more resilient and sustainable food and drink in the United Kingdom and beyond. 

Sustainable Futures was developed from experience gained through the significant Farexchange project. This delivered over 20 new large scale collaborative supply chains, of which the majority continue to operate today.

Steve Cann

Steve has more than 30 years of experience in senior management positions with multinational businesses both in the UK and overseas. He moved to Yorkshire in the late 90's to set up and launch a project focusing on collaboration across food and drink supply chains. Steve is a Founder and Director of Food and Drink automation & technology businesses, with board level experience at corporate and start-up levels. He initiated, secured investment and then brokered the unique partnership which delivered the Farexchange supply chain development programme. Steve is a strong advocate for improving efficiency, reducing waste and increasing the commercial resilience of all UK food and drink businesses.

Paul Rhodes

Paul has over 30 years’ experience in the food and farming sector, with 14 years’ experience as an agri-food consultant establishing long term collaborative supply chains for both large and small food and farming businesses. He has a wide knowledge of the farming, processing and manufacturing sector and is skilled at delivering innovative solutions, managing change and making things happen. Paul is passionate about British Farming, the countryside and the wildlife supported by it.