Dr. Michelle Riblet

Dr. Michelle Riblet has over 20 years of experience in the industrial, research and regulatory environments of the agri-food sector. Possessing wide international experience in supporting governments within Europe, the GCC and Asia, she is highly proficient in building effective regulatory systems for enhanced consumer protection and broader access to export markets.

She has extensive knowledge of policy and legislative development, risk-based control programming, organisational structures and capacity building.

Michelle’s in-depth regulatory knowledge allows her to provide tailored support services to the industry sector, specific assessments of the effectiveness of their food safety management systems.

Prior to Farrelly and Mitchell, Dr. Michelle Riblet founded an independent advisory business that supported industry, international institutions such as the FAO, UNIDO and government bodies. Michelle has also worked for the national food safety regulators of Ireland and the United Arab Emirates, as well as research institutes in Ireland & New Zealand and the Irish meat industry sector.

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Sustainability & ESG

2021 ESG trends: The cost of failing to integrate sustainability into agribusinesses

Trends show continued momentum behind ethically run food. Failing to integrate sustainability into an investment has consequences.

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Sustainability & ESG

A sustainable green revolution for Africa

Rather than copying India’s Green Revolution, African countries should learn from those mistakes, look to raise productivity levels without harming natural resources. 

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Dr. Michelle Riblet

Dr. Michelle Riblet has over 20 years of experience in the industrial, research and regulatory environments of the agri-food sector. Possessing wide international experience in supporting governments within Europe, the GCC and Asia, she is highly proficient in building effective regulatory systems for enhanced consumer protection and broader access to export markets.

She has extensive knowledge of policy and legislative development, risk-based control programming, organisational structures and capacity building.

Michelle’s in-depth regulatory knowledge allows her to provide tailored support services to the industry sector, specific assessments of the effectiveness of their food safety management systems.

Prior to Farrelly and Mitchell, Dr. Michelle Riblet founded an independent advisory business that supported industry, international institutions such as the FAO, UNIDO and government bodies. Michelle has also worked for the national food safety regulators of Ireland and the United Arab Emirates, as well as research institutes in Ireland & New Zealand and the Irish meat industry sector.

We help food and agriculture businesses to sustainably grow

Connect with us

Featured publications

Sustainability & ESG

2021 ESG trends: The cost of failing to integrate sustainability into agribusinesses

Trends show continued momentum behind ethically run food. Failing to integrate sustainability into an investment has consequences.

Blog

Sustainability & ESG

A sustainable green revolution for Africa

Rather than copying India’s Green Revolution, African countries should learn from those mistakes, look to raise productivity levels without harming natural resources. 

Insight

Agribusiness

Access to finance – transforming the story of African agribusiness

Agriculture finance is a contentious issue in Africa, as it continues to face challenges in unlocking the capital required to meet its potential. 

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