Mar 06, 2024

Final Keynote Speaker Announced

We are pleased to announce the official lineup of our keynote speakers at the upcoming Sustainability & Responsible Sourcing Summit.

Opening the Summit on Thursday, 21 March, following the welcome and opening remarks from Ruth Crowell, David Tait, and Paul Fisher, is Akshat Rathi. Akshat is an award-winning senior climate reporter for Bloomberg News, the author of Climate Capitalism, the host of weekly climate podcast Zero, and writes a weekly newsletter on climate solutions.

Mihwa Park will deliver her keynote address on Friday, 22 March. Working for the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Global Secretariat at UN Women, Mihwa plays a key role in supporting companies' WEPs journey to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment in their workplace, marketplace and community.

And finally, capping off our keynote trifecta, is Harry Wright, also speaking on Friday, 22 March. Lawyer, passionate conservationist, and expert in nature and biodiversity policy, Harry launched Bright Tide after a decade of working in the legal profession. Bright Tide is a global sustainability firm, which provides nature and biodiversity advisory services to major corporations such as EY, Nestle and Hogan Lovells, and designs and develops nature positive strategies for private sector organisations.

Don't miss out on these informative and enlightening keynote speeches.