Co-Founder & Executive Director
Former diplomat and senior policy advisor at the European Parliament and the United Nations.
Active entrepreneur in communication campaigns, PA/PR strategies and reputation management.
International expertise in the sustainable supply chains and responsible sourcing.
Member of the board of the Responsible Jewellery Council since 2006 (RJC)/ Former chair and vice chair of the RJC / Former deputy CEO of Piaget / Former Director CSR and Corporate Affairs, Piaget
Former member of the Corporate Social Responsibility and of the Reputation. Committees of Richemont International s.a. for whom he still consults on compliance matters
Vice chair of the European Jewellery Guild.
Benjamin Elbaz is a Managing Director at BlackRock and is currently co-head of BlackRock’s Digital Wealth platform & sales technology team.
Digital Wealth is BlackRock’s Fintech business serving the wealth management industry globally, delivering a range of digital products and data science solutions to financial advisors and BlackRock.
Director CSR Corporate Social Responsibility / Sustainable Development for Bulgari Group and LVMH Italian Brands
Co-Founder and President of AISEC a non-profit association for the development of circular economy in Italy
Member of the Standards Committee of the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC)
Member of the CSR Manager Network.
Robert W. VAN ZWIETEN
CEO of The Serendra Group, a CEO advisory firm
Former President & CEO of EMPEA, the global industry association for emerging markets private capital
Former Director, Private Sector Capital Markets Division, Asian Development Bank
Former CFO and EVP, Singapore Exchange
Former SVP and CAO, Lehman Brothers
Former MD and Treasurer, GE Energy and GE Capital Asia-Pacific
Former Head Global Clients-Asia, ABN AMRO Bank
Current Board Member of various global non-profits
Economic advisor, International Comitee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Claude is responsible for the development of the ICRC’s relations with businesses operating in conflict zones
Engaged with companies in the extractives sector and was an observer in the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights initiative (VPs)
Leading a major project developing a practical guidance and tools for the management of companies’ security and human rights issues