Regenerative Economy Forum Leaders

In addition to our 100+ NOW Partners, the following 2020 and 2021 Roundtable participants helped to shape the Regenerative Economy Forum’s Vision, Action Initiatives and other activities. We are grateful for their thoughtful and heartfelt contributions:
  • Achim Steiner, Administrator, UNDP 
  • Alcione Albanesi, CEO Amigos do Bem
  • Alexander Wɔfa Kyerematen, Regional Director, Africa, The Global Fund for Children
  • André Hoffmann, Vice Chairman, Hoffmann-La Roche
  • Andrea Alvares, Marketing Innovation and Sustainability Director Natura
  • Andrea Illy, Chair, illycaffè & Co-chair, Regenerative Society Foundation
  • Andrew Zerzan, Deputy Regional Director, British Council
  • Benoît Greindl, Founder, Montagne Alternative; Co-Founder, B Lab Switzerland
  • Caroline Link, President, B. Grimm Joint Ventures
  • Célia Cruz, Executive Director ICE
  • Fr. Charlie Chilufya, Director Justice and Ecology, Jesuit Conference of Africa and Madagascars/Vatican Covid-19 Commission  
  • Chiara Corazza, Managing Director of the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society 
  • Clover Hogan, Founder, Force of Nature  
  • Daniel Truran, Director General, EBBF, Ethical Business Building the Future; NOW Partners  
  • Dario Guarita, Board Member ICE, Vox Capital e Amata
  • Denis Machuel, CEO, Sodexo 
  • Diane Osgood, Tällberg Fellow, Founder, Osgood Consulting, NOW Partners 
  • Dr. Aaron Bernstein, Harvard C-CHANGE, Source Initiative
  • Dr. Audrey Selian, Director, Artha Impact (Rianta Capital)  
  • Dr. Catherine Machalaba, W.H.O. One Health High-Level Expert Panel, EcoHealth Alliance
  • Dr. Hitendra Wadhwa, Founder & President, Mentora Institute  
  • Dr. Matthijs Schouten, Vice-Chairman, Natuur College
  • Dr. Niall McCann, National Park Rescue, EndPandemics
  • Dr. Paul Kloppenborg, Founder & CEO, Global Cleantech Capital; Progressio Foundation  
  • Dr. Randall Zindler, Young Presidents’ Organization; Lancaster University; Regenerative Alliance, NOW Partners  
  • Dr. Rüdiger Fox, Founder, Gross Corporate Happiness Institute; CEO Sympatex Technologies GmbH 
  • Dr. Scilla Elworthy, Founder, Business Plan for Peace and Peace Direct 
  • Edgard Gouveia Jr, CEO Livelab
  • Eduardo Migliano, Co-founder at 99jobs
  • Emmanuel Faber, Chair & CEO, Danone and NOW sponsored Regenerative Leadership Award recipient
  • Fr. Dr. Augusto Zampini-Davies, Co-Secretary, The Dicastery of Integral Human Development, The Vatican  
  • Francesco Starace, CEO & General Manager, ENEL  
  • Francois de Borchgrave, Managing Partner, KOIS Invest  
  • George Yeo, Chairman & Executive Director, Kerry Logistics Network  
  • Gilbert Ghostine, CEO, Firmenich 
  • Guibert del Marmol, Co-Founder, Lunt Foundation
  • Guy Villax, CEO & Owner, Hovione
  • Dr. Harald Link, Chairman & Owner, B.Grimm  
  • Helle Bank Jørgensen, CEO & Founder, Competent Boards Inc., NOW Partners 
  • Helio Mattar, CEO Instituto Akatu
  • Hubert Joly, Executive Chairman, Best Buy; Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School
  • Hunter Lovins, USA, Natural Capitalism Solutions
  • Jane Nelson, Director of the Corporate Responsibility Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School; Non-Resident Fellow, Brookings Institution 
  • Jane Seymour, Voice of EndPandemics Campaign 
  • Jenna Nicholas, CEO, Impact Experience 
  • Jill Ader, Chairwoman, Egon Zehnder
  • Joël Lebreton, Chairman, Keolis Group; NGO Agrisud International
  • John Montgomery, Founder & CEO, Lex Ultima, NOW Partners 
  • John Scanlon, Secretary General of CITES, End Wildlife Crime Campaign
  • Jonah Wittkamper, Founder Amazon Investor Coalition
  • Jonathan F.P. Rose, President & Owner, Jonathan Rose Companies; Chair, The Garrison Institute
  • Hon. Judi Wakhungu, Kenya Ambassador to France and Vatican 
  • K.K. Tse, Chair and Chief Education Officer, Education for Good CIC Ltd. 仁人學社, Schwab Foundation Fellow  
  • Kim Coupounas, Global Ambassador, B Lab 
  • Koldo Echebarria Ariznabarreta, Director General at ESADE Business & Law School
  • Laurence Debroux, CFO, Heineken; Board Member, Novo Nordisk, Exor, HEC
  • Leo Barros, Executive Director Conspiração Filmes
  • Leontino Balbo, CEO Grupo Balbo (Native)
  • Lisa Armstrong, Principal Director, ChewingRice Ltd
  • Luís Fernando Guedes Pinto, Director SOS Mata Atlântica
  • Maja Groff, Senior Legal Officer at The Hague Conference on Private International Law
  • Marcello Palazzi, Co-Founder, B Lab Europe & Global Ambassador, B Corp Movement, NOW Partners  
  • Maria Emilia Correa, Co-Founder, Sistema B
  • Maria Claudia Villaboim, CEO at Weleda Latin America
  • Maria Helena Faller, CEO Anpecom (Economia di Francesco Brasil)
  • Marilou van Golstein-Brouwers, Triodos Foundation, BRAC International, B Lab Europe
  • Mario Haberfeld, CEO Onçafari
  • Marjorie Yang, Chairwoman, Esquel Group  
  • Mark Adrian Campanale, Founder & Executive Chairman, Carbon Tracker Initiative  
  • Martijn Cremers, Dean, Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame 
  • Matthieu Ricard, Founder & President, Karuna-Shechen; Author, Beyond the Self, Happiness, Altruism, Plea for the Animals
  • Million Belay, General Coordinator, Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa
  • Moses Anibaba, Regional Director – Sub Sahara Africa, British Council
  • Neca Setúbal, Fundação Tide Setúbal
  • Nguyen Tuong Van, ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly
  • Ojoma Ochai, Regional Director, Arts and Creative Economy, Sub Saharan Africa, British Council
  • Oliver Poole, ESI Media Group 
  • Olivier Legrain, CEO, IBA Group
  • Pape Samb, Executive Director, Ashoka Africa
  • Paul Polman, CEO, Imagine and former CEO, Unilever 
  • Pedro Tarak, Co-Founder, Sistema B; Well Being Economy Alliance; Member, B Team
  • Pedro Villares, Director Maraé
  • Prof. Chris Marquis, Samuel C. Johnson Professor in Sustainable Global Enterprise at Cornell University 
  • Prof. Colin Mayer, Saïd Business School, Oxford & The British Academy’s Future of the Corporation Programme
  • Prof. Dr. Annemieke J.M. Roobeek, Nijenrode Business University 
  • Prof. Dr. Ansgar Richter, Dean, Rotterdam School of Management Erasmus University
  • Prof. Dr. Gail Whiteman, Director, Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business; University of Exeter  
  • Prof. Dr. Geoff Mulgan, Professor of Collective Intelligence, Public Policy and Social Innovation at University College London 
  • Prof. Dr. Harry Hummels, Maastricht University; Leader, Agapé in Business, Goldschmeding Foundation
  • Prof. Dr. Hermann Requardt, Former CEO, Siemens Medical Group 
  • Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Danthine, Managing Director, E4S, EPFL Lausanne  
  • Prof. Dr. Klaus Wucherer, Former Chairman of Infineon
  • Prof. Lucy P. Marcus, IE Business School  
  • Rahmatoulaye Fall, Project manager, British Council
  • Renata Piazzon, Ex. Manager Instituto Arapyaú and Concertação Amazônia
  • Roberto Klabin, Owner Refúgio Ecológico Caiman
  • Robert Metzke, Vice President, Global Head Sustainability, Philips  
  • Saksham Agarwal, CEO, Acropolis Infotech Private Limited
  • Sander Tideman, Founding Partner, ChiFactum; Board Member, The Garrison Institute  
  • Sandrine Dixson-Declève, Co-President, Club of Rome, NOW Partners  
  • Santiago Iñiguez de Onzoño, President, IE University 
  • Satish Kumar, Editor, Resurgence & Ecologist magazine; Schumacher College
  • Sir Ronald Cohen, Chairman, Global Steering Group for Impact Investing
  • Stephen Brenninkmeijer, Chairman, European Climate Foundation; Owner, Willows Investments
  • Steve Galster, Founder, Freeland & Co-Chair, End Pandemics
  • Tami Simon, Founder & Publisher, Sounds True 
  • Thais Beldi, Innovation Director FACENS
  • Thierry Lombard, Vice Président Banque Landolt & Cie SA; former partner, Lombard Odier
  • Thomas Cummings, Board Member, Tällberg Foundation, B Lab Europe, Managing Partner, NOW Partners
  • Tom S. Schreier, Jr., Founding Director, Inspired Leadership Initiative, Notre Dame University; Chair, Allina Health  
  • Vera Cordeiro, Founder DARA Institute
  • Vicky Saunders, Founder, SheEO
  • Vijay Kumar, Rythu Sadhikara Samstha
  • Vinod Kumar, CEO, Vodafone Business  
  • Walter Link, CEO, NOW Partners & Founder, Global Academy Foundation
  • Will Hutton, Principal, Hertford College, Oxford, Author & Columnist @ The Guardian
  • William H. Clark, Jr., Senior Counsel, Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP Boyer, NOW Partners
  • William Morris, Deputy Global Tax Policy Leader, PwC
  • Wubet Girma, Deputy Country Director, British Council

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