Paul Castle

Paul Castle ( is Head of Communications at the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture. He is based in Basel, Switzerland. Between a decade each in the pharmaceutical industry and agribusiness, Paul freelanced as a journalist and translator. 30 years after graduating from Oxford in the UK, he completed a Certificate in African Studies at Basel University. In his spare time, Paul is a Trustee of the Basel Children’s Cancer Foundation and an international rowing commentator; the 2016 Olympics were his fifth.