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Cole Martin

Cole Martin

Senior Associate, ESG Research

Cole Martin is the lead ESG research analyst for the food products, beverages and food retail staples industries. Previously, he spent over 10 years as a researcher and forecaster covering food, agribusiness and agricultural commodity prices at Fitch Group and BMI Research. Cole has a master’s degree in international public policy from UCL and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Western Ontario. He is also a CFA® charterholder.

Research and Insights

Articles by Cole Martin

    High Water Stress Exposure May Exacerbate Grain-Price Volatility

    2 mins read Quick Take | Aug 29, 2022 | Cole Martin

    This summer’s prolonged hot, dry weather may be a sign of longer-term water stress and grain-price volatility. Food and grocery companies, with high exposure to this issue and low current return on assets, may be under the greatest pressure.