Lena Staafgard

Lena Staafgard, Chief Operating Officer, BCI: Lena has been with BCI since 2010. She is currently responsible for BCI operations globally and is developing a new fund, the BCI Growth & Innovation Fund, in partnership with IDH, the Sustainable Trade Initiative.

Before joining BCI, she worked for many years at Forum for the Future in London, advising the private sector on how to integrate sustainability into their business models and strategies. Prior to that she spent several years travelling and working in South East Asia. Lena has a Master’s Degree in Environment and Development from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London.