Keynote Speaker 2015

Wednesday 17th June 2015

Lord Michael Hastings


Lord Hastings represents KPMG International on the Global Corporate Citizenship Committee of the World Economic Forum (WEF) and is a Board Director of the Global Reporting Initiative.
Since 2009, he has served on several of WEF's Global Agenda Councils, including Diversity and Talent, the Next Generation and the Role of Business. In 2012, he was named Vice Chairman of the Global Agenda Council – the Future of Civil Society.
Michael is Chairman of Millennium Promise UK and a member of the global Millennium Promise Board. He also represents KPMG on BiTC's International Leadership Board. 
He was a leading advisor to the Chatham House enquiry into the Future Role of the UK in Foreign Affairs. Michael sits on the Council of the Overseas Development Institute in the UK and the Centre for Global Development in the US. In 2011, he became a Vice President of UNICEF and is President of ZANE - a development aid agency focused on Zimbabwe.
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