Speakers

A cross-section of global business, sustainability, and civil society leaders will share their creative ideas and practical solutions for a sustainable world. Please check back again for further updates on our program and speakers.

Plenary Speakers

Plenary Panel
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Kate Brandt

Google Sustainability Officer
@Google

Google
Keynote
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Emanuel Chirico

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
@PVHCorp

PVH Corp.
Plenary Panel
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Marie-Claire Daveu

Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of International Institutional Affairs
@KeringGroup

Kering
Plenary Panel
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Leslie Harris

Founder and Principal
@Leslie_Harris

Harris Strategy Group
Special Presenter
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Asher Jay

Creative Conservationist
@AsherJayNYC

National Geographic Explorer
Keynote
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Vasant Narasimhan

Chief Executive Officer
@VasNarasimhan

Novartis
Plenary Panel
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Beatriz Perez

Senior Vice President and Chief Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability Officer
@BeaperezBea

The Coca-Cola Company
Plenary Panel
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John G. Ruggie

Berthold Beitz Professor, Human Rights and International Affairs
@Kennedy_School

Harvard Kennedy School
Keynote
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Josh Silverman

Chief Executive Officer
@jgsilverman

Etsy

Session Speakers

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Amalia Adler-Waxman

Vice President Global Head, Social Impact and Responsibility

Teva
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Mark Allen

Director, Strategic Partnerships

Merck for Mothers
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Eric Austermann

Vice President, Social and Environmental Responsibility
ericaustermann

Jabil
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Lina M. Azuero

Corporate Sustainability Strategist
LinaAzuero1

Dell
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Sharon K. Basel

Senior Manager, Sustainability
SharonBasel

General Motors
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Brian V. Breheny

Partner, SEC Reporting and Compliance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Capital Markets and Corporate Governance

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
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Will Center

Director, International Funding Organizations

Philips North America
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Ashwani Chowdary

Senior Vice President, ESG

Bank of America
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Luisa Covaria

Director, Strategy and Design
luizzacov

OpenIDEO
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Yasmin Crowther

Vice President, Strategic Projects, Sustainability and Citizenship

Polecat
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Mary deWysocki

Senior Director, Corporate Affairs Strategy and Global Problem Solving Initiative

Cisco
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Jonathan Drimmer

Chief Compliance Officer, Deputy General Counsel

Barrick Gold
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Virginia Dundas

Lead Sustainability Advisor

Ørsted
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Molly Q. Ford

Senior Director, Global Equality Programs
QueenMollyMol

Salesforce
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Gail Gershon

Senior Director, Gap Foundation
gailgershon

Gap
Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy
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Liz Gordon

Executive Director, Corporate Governance

New York State Common Retirement Fund
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Clare Griffin

Vice President, Trust and Global Health

GSK
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Alexandra Guáqueta

Global Practice Leader, External Affairs and Communities

Rio Tinto
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Dolph Habeck

Head of Sustainability and Green Bond Syndicate

Morgan Stanley
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Johanna Hagelberg

Executive Vice President, Sourcing and Logistics

Stora Enso
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Erik Hansen

Senior Sustainability Manager
erikhansen_

Workday
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Cheryl Heinonen

Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications
CHERYL_sf

Macy's
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Fernando Hernandez

Director, Supplier Diversity and Sustainability
fehernan2

Microsoft
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Mark Hodge

Independent Advisor in Business and Human Rights

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Jessica Hyman

Head, Strategy and Operations, People Team

Atlassian
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Adama Iwu

Vice President, State and Community Relations
Adamanation

Visa
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Lakshmi Iyer

Associate Director

FSG
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Elizabeth Jardim

Senior Corporate Campaigner
LizOC

Greenpeace
C&A Foundation
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Sarah Kalloch

Executive Director
sarahkalloch

Good Jobs Institute
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Greg Kandankulam

Senior Manager, Sustainability
gregkandankulam

NRG
Eachmile
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Leanne Kemp

CEO
leanne_kemp

Everledger
World Bank
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Michael Kobori

Vice President, Sustainability
KoboriGrillsCSR

Levi Strauss & Co.
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Heather Lang

Executive Director, Sustainable Finance Solutions

Sustainalytics
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Kate Logan

Green Choice Outreach Director

IPE
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Hiram Lopez-Landin

Senior Analyst
hlopezlandin

Qualcomm
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Nancy Mahon

Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability

Esteé Lauder
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Ivanka Mamic

Senior Director, Responsible Sourcing
IvankaMamic

Target
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Rebecca Marmot

Global Vice President, Advocacy and Partnerships
RebeccaMarmot

Unilever
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Jim Massey

Global Vice President, Sustainability

AstraZeneca
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Michael McCaffrey

Global Leader, Strategy & Insights, Global Corporate Affairs

Johnson & Johnson
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Hamlin Metzger

Director, Corporate Responsibility

Best Buy
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Ariel Meyerstein

Senior Vice President, Corporate Sustainability
AMeyerstein

Citi
Above the Bottom Line
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Guy Morgan

Global Director, CSR

Chanel
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Moira Oliver

Chief Counsel and Head of Policy

BT
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Luis Pinto

Chief Advisor, Global Policy and Stakeholder Management

Rio Tinto
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Kevin Rabinovitch

Global Vice President Sustainability and Chief Climate Officer

Mars
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Laura Rainier

General Manager, Sustainability

Li & Fung
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Curtis Ravenel

Global Head, Sustainable Business and Finance
cravenel

Bloomberg
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Jeff Rice

Vice President, Responsible Sourcing
jeffDRice

Walmart
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Maria Sepulveda

Director, Sustainability

Flex
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Alexander Sloan

Vice President, Strategic Partnerships and Communications
AlexSloanSF

Tides Foundation
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Roman Smith

Director, Community Investment and Social Innovation
TexasRoman

AT&T
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Suresh Subramanian

Head Trade and Treasury Solutions Americas
sureshsubra1

BNP Paribas
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Gina Liv Tesla

Vice President, Corporate Citizenship
GinaTesla

IBM
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Dan Viederman

Managing Director
DViederman

Humanity United
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Garance Wattez-Richard

Head of Emerging Customers
GaranceWR

AXA

BSR Moderators

Photo of Elisabeth Best
Elisabeth Best

Manager, Communications and Marketing
elllebest

BSR
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Sara Enright

Associate Director
sgenright

BSR
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Chhavi Ghuliani

Associate Director

BSR
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Laura Gitman

Senior Vice President
LauraGitman

BSR
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John Hodges

Managing Director

BSR
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Margaret Jungk

Managing Director, Human Rights

BSR
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Jorgette Mariñez

Director, Consumer Sectors

BSR
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Aditi Mohapatra

Director, Women’s Empowerment
AditiMohapatra

BSR
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Elisa Niemtzow

Managing Director
ElisaN

BSR
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Tara Norton

Managing Director
tnnw1

BSR
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Eric Olson

Senior Vice President
gospodinolson

BSR
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Jacob Park

Director, Sustainable Futures Lab
jacobpark

BSR
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Jeremy Prepscius

Vice President, Asia-Pacific
Prepscius

BSR
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Peder Michael Pruzan-Jorgensen

Senior Vice President
pedermichael

BSR
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Michael Rohwer

Associate Director, Information and Communications Technology
MjRohwer

BSR
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Alison Taylor

Managing Director, Sustainability Management
FollowAlisonT

BSR
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David Wei

Director, Climate
ClimateWei

BSR
BSR

Thank You BSR18 Sponsors

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Gold

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Silver

Microsoft logo

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Carbon Offset

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Supporters

21st Century Fox

Amazon

Boeing Company

EQT AB

Flex

Google

HU Working Capital Fund

Humanity United

The Walt Disney Company

UK Aid


Marketing and Media

3BL

Greenbiz Group

SSIR