Board of Directors

​The Board of Directors is the final decision-making authority at GRI.

 

 

 Meet GRI’s Board of Directors

 

GRI’s governance bodies are designed to maintain multi-stakeholder representation. The Board of Directors (Board) has the ultimate fiduciary, financial and legal responsibility for GRI, including final decision-making authority on its organizational governance and long‐term strategy.

GRI’s current Board members are:



Mr. Eric Hespenheide

Chairman of the GRI Board of Directors, USA



Mr. Olaf Brugman

Rabobank, Executive Director, Head of Sustainable Capital Markets, Brazil


Ms. Özlem Denizmen


Dogus Group, Social Investments Executive Vice President, Turkey

Mr. Jack Ehnes


The California State Teachers Employees' Retirement System (CalSTRS), Chief Executive Officer, USA

Mr. Eelco van der Enden


PwC, Partner, Netherlands

Ms. Jessica Fries


A4S, Chief Executive, UK

Mr. Lance Gokongwei

President and Chief Executive, JG Summit Holdings, Philippines

Ms. Molly Harris Olson


Fairtrade Australia, CEO, Australia

Ms. Connie Lindsey


Northern Trust, Executive VP and Head of CSR and Global Diversity & Inclusion, USA

Dr. Jianzhong Lu

Weir Group, China President, China



Ms. Bekeme Masade- Olowola

CSR-in-action, Executive Director, Nigeria


 

 

Mr. Kevin McKinley

Canadian Network of Angecies for Regulation, CEO, Canada


 

 


Ms. Meredith Miller

Chief Corporate Governance Officer at UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust, USA​


 


Mr. Jyrki Raina

Global Industrial Relations Expert, Finnland


Mr. Girish Ramachandran

Tata Consultancy Services Asia Pacific, President, Singapore

 




Mr. Tim Mohin

GRI, Chief Executive, The Netherlands

 

 Chairman Emeritus

 
 

 Call for Nominations

 
Call for Nominations for the GRI Board of Directors closed on 12 July 2019. 

The GRI Nominating Committee is considering all applications and is giving a recommendation in form of a nomination to the GRI Stakeholder Council. The Stakeholder Council is expected to make a final decision about the appointment by October 2019.  

 

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