Director, Corporate Engagement and Strategic Partnerships, North America, CDP
His responsibilities include establishing and maintaining relationships with sustainability and procurement executives in major corporations and other purchasing entities. George and his team assist companies with the development of strategic plans that enable the integration of CDP environmental criteria into their key sustainability decisions.
Prior to CDP, George worked with NGO’s and non-profit organizations on consulting engagements that enabled companies to with integrate the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights into their business operations. He also has a background in business development and spent more than 10 years in sales and operations management roles at multinational companies.
George holds two degrees from Columbia University, including a master’s degree in Human Rights and International Law.
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