Emmanuel Faber
CEO, Danone

Emmanuel Faber is Chairman of the Board and CEO at Danone, and co-chair of the Consumer Goods Forum since 2019. Emmanuel is strongly committed to promoting innovative inclusive business models. He supervised the first social business experiments conducted in Bangladesh with Grameen Bank and the creation of Danone Communities, in close collaboration with Muhammad Yunus. With Martin Hirsch, Emmanuel is also a founder and co-chair of the Business and Poverty Action Tank, a social business incubator based at HEC in Paris. In 2013, Emmanuel cowrote with Jay Naidoo the report “Innovating by mobilizing stakeholders: 10 proposals for a new approach to Official Development Assistance”.