John Heller is a Senior Director at the Synergos Institute, leading efforts to partner with global corporations to build sustainable businesses and create social impact in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. Heller has been instrumental in the creation of a portfolio of inclusive partnerships, including the African Public Health Leadership & Systems Innovation Initiative, the State Level Agricultural Transformation program in Nigeria, and the Aboriginal Multi-Stakeholder Leadership Initiative in Canada. Earlier at Synergos, Heller directed a leadership development program for senior-level social leaders from around the world and led efforts to strengthen civil society organizations in Southeast Asia.
BSR (Business for Social Responsibility) is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies and other partners to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Visit www.bsr.org for more information about BSR’s 25 years of leadership in sustainability.