SHORTLISTED BRANDS 2020
Hanneli Rupert, CEO of Okapi
Stephen Webster, CEO of Stephen Webster
Nadja Swarovski, Head of Branding and Sustainability Chairperson of Atelier Swarovski and Swarovski Foundation of Swarovski
Janice Lao, Director of Group Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, The Peninsula Hotels
Winner: Nadja Swarovski
Nadja Swarovski is the driving force for sustainability across the business and their foundations. Nadja have committed the brand to collaboration through global initiatives like the UN Global Compact, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and the World Economic Forum’s Compact for Responsive and Responsible Leadership, as well as working towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The judges were looking to commend an inspiring leader with a compelling vision who has improved their organisation’s sustainability impacts across all of the five Positive Luxury assessment areas in the last year, while also taking steps to embed a culture of sustainability into the fabric of their organisation. This award was sponsored and presented by Baker McKenzie.