Lin Wang leads BSR’s work in China, with a focus on women workers’ empowerment and supply chain sustainability. She has extensive external and government relations connections and is one of China’s leading thinkers on supply chain, economic development, and labor issues. Wang started her sustainable business career at the ILO in Geneva, where she designed a project on human resources management and labor relations in China’s special economic zones. She returned to China in 2001 to serve as the project’s Chief Technical Advisor. In 2005, Wang joined IKEA as a Sustainability Manager responsible for the IKEA China supply chain sustainability scope, including social and environmental compliance and external relations. She also contributed to IKEA’s global sustainability strategy.