Meet the Pioneers

A part of the UN Global Compact’s Making Global Goals Local Business campaign, the Local SDG Pioneers programme seeks out individuals who are demonstrating how the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can enable business to unlock economic, social and environmental gains for the world.

Pioneers

Kerry Adler
Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer,
SkyPower Global
Canada

Zubaida Bai
Founder and Chief Executive Officer,
ayzh
India

Farzana Chowdhury
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer,
Green Delta Insurance Company Limited
Bangladesh

Sonia Consiglio Favaretto
Press and Sustainability Managing Director,
BM&FBOVESPA S.A.
Brazil

Xiaohui Liang
Chief Researcher, Office for Social Responsibility,
China National Textile & Apparel Council
China

Patrick Ngowi
Founder and Chief Executive Officer,
Helvetic Group
Tanzania

Claus Stig Pedersen
Head of Corporate Sustainability,
Novozymes
Denmark

Ulisses Sabará
President,
Beraca
Brazil

Dina Sherif
Chief Executive Officer, Co-founder,
Ahead of the Curve
Egypt

Ulysses Smith
Attorney,
Linklaters LLP
USA