2021 events / Policy Forum

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Kissy Agyeman-Togobo

Kissy Agyeman-Togobo

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Songhai Advisory

Ghana

Béatrice Alain

Béatrice Alain

Executive Director

Chantier de l'économie sociale

Canada

Shabna Ali

Shabna Ali

Senior Social Planner

City of Vancouver

Canada

Subashini Balakrishnan

Subashini Balakrishnan

Head, Ecosystem Development

Singapore Centre for Social Enterprise, raiSE

Singapore

Samuel Barco

Samuel Barco

Senior Expert on Social Entrepreneurship Ecosystems

Diesis Network

Spain

Seán Barnes

Seán Barnes

Director of Social Procurement

Ākina

New Zealand

Thomas Benjoe

Thomas Benjoe

President/CEO

FHQ Developments

Canada

Lisa Boothby

Lisa Boothby

Executive Director Market Development

Social Traders

Australia

Marta Bruschi

Marta Bruschi

Senior Expert, Network and Community Engagement

Diesis Network

UK

Freddie Huppé Campbell

Freddie Huppé Campbell

Global Hub Program Coordinator

Indigenous Clean Energy

Canada

Elizabeth Chick-Blount

Elizabeth Chick-Blount

Executive Director

Buy Social Canada

Canada

David Clements

David Clements

Deputy Secretary, Employment and Inclusion Group

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Australia

Tim Coldwell

Tim Coldwell

President

Chandos Construction

Canada

Maeve Curtin

Maeve Curtin

Strategic Policy Advisor

Social Enterprise World Forum

Scotland

Andy Daly

Andy Daly

Head of Corporate Partnerships

Social Enterprise UK

UK

Rebecca Dray

Rebecca Dray

Executive Director

Buy Social USA

USA

Kristi Fairholm-Mader

Kristi Fairholm-Mader

Director, Innovation and Initiatives

Scale Collaborative

Canada

Janet Goulding

Janet Goulding

Associate Assistant Deputy Minister

Employment and Social Development Canada, Federal Government of Canada

Canada

Manie Grewal

Manie Grewal

Head of Policy

REDF

USA

Leah Hamilton

Leah Hamilton

Buyer

City of Victoria

Canada

Gerry Higgins

Gerry Higgins

Managing Director

SEWF

Scotland

Huda Jaffer

Huda Jaffer

Director

SELCO Foundation

India

Arielle Johnson

Arielle Johnson

Deputy Director Business Enterprise Program

State of Illinois Central Management Services

USA

Astrid Kaag

Astrid Kaag

Senior Policy Advisor International Affairs Regional Government

Province of Noord-Brabant

Netherlands

Amanda Kiessel

Amanda Kiessel

Cocreator

Good Market

USA

Manoj Kumar

Manoj Kumar

Founder

Social Alpha

India

Sarah Leeson-Klym

Sarah Leeson-Klym

Regional Networks Director

Canadian Community Economic Development Network

Canada

David LePage

David LePage

Managing Partner

Buy Social Canada

Canada

Elisabeth Lette

Elisabeth Lette

Director Procurement Policy and Reform

Department of Treasury and Finance

Australia

Jared Lewis

Jared Lewis

Social Justice Fellow

United States Congress

USA

David Lim

David Lim

Assistant Manager

Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC)

Malaysia

Catriona Little

Catriona Little

Head

Scottish Affairs for Canada

Scotland/Canada

Eric Lombardi

Eric Lombardi

President

Buy Social USA

USA

Perla Macleod

Perla Macleod

Councillor

Municipality of Victoria County

Canada

Juan Manuel Martínez Louvier

Juan Manuel Martínez Louvier

Director General

Instituto Nacional de la Economía Social (INAES)

Mexico

Michelle Mascoll

Michelle Mascoll

Executive Director

Acquisitions Program, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Canada

Natalia El Menhall

Natalia El Menhall

Founding Partner and Senior Consultant

Beyond Group

Lebanon

Daniel Nowack

Daniel Nowack

Managing Director

Yunus Social Business (YSB)

Germany

Andrew O’Brien

Andrew O’Brien

Director of External Affairs

Social Enterprise UK

UK

Ellen Oetelmans

Ellen Oetelmans

Program Manager

Amsterdam Impact

Netherlands

Stefan Panhuijsen

Stefan Panhuijsen

Director

Social Enterprise NL

Netherlands

Marie-Eve Proulx

Marie-Eve Proulx

Minister for Regional Economic Development

Ministry of Economy and Innovation

Canada

Molefe Itumeleng Pule

Molefe Itumeleng Pule

Chief Director

Department of Trade, Industry and Competition

South Africa

Anne Purcell

Anne Purcell

Director Capability

Ākina Foundation

New Zealand

Erinch Sahan

Erinch Sahan

Chief Executive

World Fair Trade Organization

Netherlands

Paula Santarén

Paula Santarén

Senior Consultant, International Social Economy

ACCIÓ, Catalonia Trade & Investment, Government of Catalonia

Spain

Rashvin Pal Singh

Rashvin Pal Singh

Group CE

Biji-biji Initiative / Me.reka

Malaysia

David Upton

David Upton

CEO

Common Good Solutions

Canada

Martin Van Den Borre

Martin Van Den Borre

Expert in the SILK project

DIESIS

Canada

Alexandra van der Ploeg

Alexandra van der Ploeg

Head of Corporate Social Responsibility

SAP SE

Germany

Charlie Wigglesworth

Charlie Wigglesworth

Deputy CEO

Social Enterprise UK

UK

Tori Williamson

Tori Williamson

Director of Education and Communications

Buy Social Canada

Canada

Suzanne Wisse-Huiskes

Suzanne Wisse-Huiskes

CEO

EN the European Social Enterprise Network

Netherlands

Paula Woodman

Paula Woodman

Global Head of Social Enterprise

British Council

UK

Stephen Young

Stephen Young

Global Lead Procurement with Purpose

SAP

USA