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New Chairman GRI Board of Directors

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Nov 20, 2017

On November 20, 2017, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) announced that Eric Hespenheide, former Deloitte Partner, has been appointed as the Chairman of the GRI Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2018.

Mr. Hespenheide is a familiar figure in the sustainability reporting world, and a long-term contributor to GRI's multi-stakeholder network. He brings a wealth of multi-faceted experience in both financial and non-financial reporting to lead the organization into the next decade. He previously served as Chairman of the GRI Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB) and subsequently as the Interim Chief Executive of GRI, where he led the roll-out of the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards (GRI Standards).

Review the press release on the GRI's website.

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