Job Title: Chief executive officer
Company: Forum for the Future
As Chief Executive of leading sustainability non-profit Forum for the Future, Sally has overall responsibility for delivering Forum’s mission to create a sustainable future. This involves working with leading global businesses, including Unilever and Kingfisher, both in one to one partnerships, and as part of multi-stakeholder collaborations to address system-wide challenges.
As well as leading the organisation, Sally also oversees several projects, including Net Positive (challenging businesses to put back more into society, environment and the global economy than they take out), Cotton 2040 (aiming to mainstream sustainable cotton) and Tea 2030 (delivering a sustainable tea value chain). She serves on advisory boards for Kingfisher, Kimberly Clark and the C+A Foundation amongst others, and chairs Forum’s US Advisory Board.
Sally speaks regularly at international and national conferences on topics as diverse as future trends in retail and food, sustainable business models and brands, and scaling up for system change. Sally contributes to everything from Management Today to the Huffington Post and is also a judge for the Observer Ethical Awards and the Queens Award for Sustainable Development.
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