Laura Gitman spearheads BSR’s New York office, working with global companies across a range of industry sectors and sustainability issues. A member of BSR’s executive committee, she oversees global membership strategy and services. Gitman runs senior-level sustainability strategy workshops and multistakeholder forums, she launched BSR’s global financial services and media practices, and she has published reports on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) integration in mainstream investing, as well as sustainability integration and leadership. From 2006 to 2010, she facilitated the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), growing the EICC from 15 to more than 50 companies. Previously, Gitman worked for Deloitte Consulting, managed a community development project in Ecuador, developed the business strategy for a social venture in Brazil, and worked with the biotechnology sector in Chile.

Setting the High Bar: Bold Targets, Bold Action (Moderator)