Didier Bergeret is Director, Sustainability, at The Consumer Goods Forum and covers three Coalitions of Action: Forest Positive, Human Rights – Working to End Forced Labour, and the Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI). The main focus of his work is to develop collaborative and practical solutions for the industry to advance responsible businesses and value chains. He supports the implementation of these CGF’s Coalitions launched by the CEOs of the Board of the Consumer Goods Forum and ensures effective linkages between essential sustainability areas. Didier engages stakeholders, institutions and governments with the industry to coordinate efforts on such issues and to drive positive change for companies’ own operations and supply chains.
With professional experience in both private and public organisations, Didier’s expertise lies in building key partnerships to foster sustainable business performance, NGO management, procurement and consulting services for private and public actors. From an educational background in Political Science and International Economics in France, Germany, Spain and the UK, his international experience and language skills serve him well in his daily work.