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APPOINTMENT OF THE MONTH
The Global Reporting Initiative, developer of the widely used sustainability reporting standard, has announced the appointment of a new board member, Eric Dugelay. Dugelay, who works at Deloitte, joins the 14-member GRI board, which consists of representatives from business and civil society organisations from around the world.
Based in Paris, Dugelay has been a partner at Deloitte since 2001, and global leader of Deloitte sustainability services since 2014. With broad, international experience spanning more than 35 countries, Dugelay has held formal positions in Malaysia, Singapore and China. He is also director at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, working on assurance of sustainability information.
“Eric’s longstanding commitment to the sustainability reporting field, his global perspective and European presence are timely and important contributions to the GRI board,” says Christianna Wood, chairman of the board. “His extensive network in corporate and reporting communities will be invaluable in terms of helping GRI carry out its mission.”
Dugelay says: “I am excited to join the GRI board of directors at this critical moment, where we are beginning to really draw the link between transparency and the major challenges facing business and society. I look forward to supporting and contributing...