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Mark Lee is SustainAbility’s Executive Director. He is based in the San Francisco Bay Area and his work helps companies make more and faster progress on sustainable development.

Mark has two decades experience in key leadership positions in the sustainability field. He possesses expertise in sustainability strategy and implementation as well as the systems, governance, public policy, accountability and stakeholder engagement aspects of this agenda. Mark also has extensive knowledge of climate change, economic development, value chains, and the linkages between sustainability and branding. Mark oversees SustainAbility’s think tank as well as SustainAbility’s consultancy in the Americas.

His past and present portfolio includes Bayer, Brown-Forman, BT, Cisco, Darden, Disney, Ford, Gap, Natura, Nestlé, Nike, Novo Nordisk, Shell and Starbucks. An exceptional consensus builder, Mark has led facilitation for numerous high-level, multi-sector stakeholder engagements. Mark is a valued partner to various public and non-profit organizations, a compelling presenter, and a regular contributor to media.

Mark was previously Vice President at Business for Social Responsibility in San Francisco and Manager, CSR at Vancity Savings in Vancouver.

Mark Lee on Twitter

@markpeterlee: No, no, no! This is NOT the answer. "At least one dead, several hurt after van hits worshippers near London mosque" theglobeandmail.com/news/world/fin…
@markpeterlee: Paradox: Climate Leader & Oil Giant nyti.ms/2sAfSPG Emissions from Norway’s oil exports in 2017 10x Norway’s domestic CO2 emissions
@markpeterlee: Near 900 people already registered for @GlobeScan @SustAbility Sustainability Leaders Survey Webinar June 28. Join! bit.ly/2sovF25

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