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Elaine Cohen

Elaine Cohen has over 35 years of business and sustainability management experience, including 8 years as a Supply Chain Executive with Procter and Gamble in Europe, and 8 years as a country VP Human Resources and Corporate Responsibility with Unilever. Since 2005, Elaine has provided sustainability consulting and reporting services through Beyond Business. 


Elaine writes about sustainability reporting on her blog and is the author of three books on CSR and sustainability reporting, book chapters and published papers. Elaine is a frequent conference chair, speaker and judge in sustainability awards programs. 


ESG certificate

Elaine holds the GCB.D certification designation as a graduate of the ESG Competent Boards Program, 2021 and, in addition, completed the Competent Boards Climate Certificate Program in 2022.

GCB.D certificate

Elaine is also proud to have been granted the Lifetime Achievement in Trust  by Trust Across America (TAA) in 2017.

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