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Cristina Hastings Newsome

  • Executive Vice President, Head of Sustainability
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About Cristina

Cristina joined Westchester as the Head of Sustainability in April 2021 to lead sustainability and ESG across our farmland platform.

Cristina joins the firm following 9 years at Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) where she was the Global Sustainability Lead, responsible for the sustainability strategy and implementation for the Grains and Oilseeds complex. Prior to LDC, she held strategy roles at AstraZeneca, Proteus and Accenture.

Originally from the U.K., Cristina has lived in the U.S., Europe and South America. She graduated with an M.A. from the University of Oxford, an M.B.A. from London Business School and a PostGraduate Certificate in Sustainable Value Chains from the University of Cambridge. Cristina brings significant international experience in sustainability and agriculture in the U.S., Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific.