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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


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Prof. Alexandra Watson

 

 

Vice-Chairman of the GRI Board of Directors

Professor at the Department of Accounting of the Faculty of Commerce at University of Cape Town, South Africa


​Ms. Connie L. Lindsey

 

 

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


​Mr. Eric Dugelay

 

 

Global Leader Sustainability Services at Deloitte, France

 

 

 


Mr. Girish Ramachandran

 

 

President, Tata Consultancy Services Asia Pacific, Singapore 


Mr. Kevin McKinley

 

 

Executive Director (CEO) – Canadian Network of Agencies for Regulation (CNAR), Canada

 


Mr. Manfred Warda

 

 

Senior advisor IndustriALL Global Union. Former General Secretary at International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers' Unions, Germany

 


Ms. Meredith Miller

 

 

 

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


Ms. Molly Harriss Olson

 

 

CEO Fairtrade Australia and New Zealand, Australia

 

 


​Dr. Olaf Brugman

 

 

 

Executive Director, Head of Sustainable Capital Markets at Rabobank, the Netherlands​


Ms. Özlem Denizmen

 

 

Social Investments Executive Vice President Dogus Group, Turkey


Mr. Peter H. Y. Wong

 

 

 

 

Chairman General Fiduciary Company Limited, Hong Kong SAR

 


Dr. Roberto F. de Ocampo,
OBE

 

 

 

Founding Partner of Centennial Group International and Chairman of Centennial Asia Advisors, Philippines

 

 


 Ms. Sandra Guerra

 

 

 

Managing Director, Better Governance, Brazil

  

 

 

 


​ Mr. Tim Mohin 

 

 

 

Chief Executive, GRI, The Netherlands

 

 

 Chairman Emeritus

 

 Prof. Mervyn E. King

 



 

 

Prof. Mervyn E. King is the Chairman Emeritus of the Global Reporting Initiative. Prof. King was Chairman of the GRI Board of Directors from 2007 until 2011. GRI recognizes Prof. King’s leadership and special contribution to GRI and the development of Sustainability Reporting.