Elisa Niemtzow leads BSR’s global consumer sectors practice, working with companies in the retail, beauty, fashion, luxury, hospitality, and food industries to integrate sustainability into core business strategy, products, and operations. She helps companies use business assets to solve global challenges, evolve brand strategy to integrate changing consumer expectations, and partner with stakeholders to create more resilient and inclusive business practices. Niemtzow also leads BSR’s Sustainable Lifestyles Frontier Group and Responsible Luxury Initiative and sits on the Multistakeholder Advisory Committee of the UN’s 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production. Prior to joining BSR, she was Principal at Sequoia Lab, where she advised leaders of corporations, startups, and NGOs on sustainability strategy and communications.

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