Nestlé is pleased to welcome Cecilia Chatterjee-Martinsen and Frederick K. Swaniker to its Creating Shared Value (CSV) Council.
Mark Schneider, Nestlé CEO, said: “At Nestlé, we believe to be successful in the long term we must create value for both our shareholders and for society. We greatly value the CSV Council’s guidance on our actions to ensure our business acts as a force for good. Cecilia’s expertise on water and Fred’s entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to creating young leaders in Africa will be great additions to the work of the Council.”
The Creating Shared Value (CSV) Council is an external advisory council formed in 2009. It helps to ensure the sound development long term sustainability and positive social and economic impact of the CSV business strategy.
Chaired by Janet Voûte, the Nestlé Creating Shared Value Council is comprised of eight external members, whose expertise spans corporate social responsibility, strategy, sustainability, nutrition, water and rural development. Council members also participate in Nestlé’s CSV Global Forum and form the judging panel for the Nestlé CSV Prize.