IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award

Encouraging leaders and organizations to have a positive impact on society
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01:18IMD-PICTET Sustainability in Family Business Award
IMD, an independent business school, with Swiss roots and global reach, and Pictet, one of Europe’s leading independent wealth and asset managers
join forces to celebrate family-owned businesses that stand out in their work and commitment towards sustainability

Award process

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IMD-Pictet Award trophy, crafted by Chopard
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in 2019 Firmenich won the first edition of the IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award

Voting members

Get to know the voting members of the jury, displayed in alphabetical order

Tim Brooks
Tim Brooks
Vice President, Environmental Responsibility at Lego

Tim is the Vice President for Environmental Responsibility at LEGO. Based in Billund, Denmark he leads a global team responsible for the company's global sustainability strategy, performance, and the impact of its…

John Elkington
Judy Elkington
Founder and Chief Pollinator at Volans

John is a writer, thought-leader and business strategist, a serial entrepreneur and, at heart, an environmentalist. He is the Founder and Chief Pollinator at Volans, a certified B Corporation driving market-based…

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Benjamin Firmenich
Executive Director at Impact Finance

Benjamin is Executive Director of Impact Finance. He is based in Geneva where he is the Head of Investor Relations. He frequently travels to meet with investors. He also regularly trains new analysts to conduct…

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Mary Johnstone-Louis
Director of the Ownership Project and Senior Research Fellow at Oxford's Said Business School

Dr. Mary Johnstone-Louis is Director of the Ownership Project and a Senior Research Fellow at Oxford's Said Business School. Mary researches, teaches, and builds programmes on how business leaders create…

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Iris Obermueller
Head of Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Biopharma Global Healthcare Operations at Ares Trading SA

Iris is heading Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Biopharma Global Healthcare Operations at Ares Trading SA, an affiliate of Merck, and is based in Aubonne. She has joined Merck in 2014.

Iris graduated as Chemical…

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Gail Whiteman
Professor at University of Exeter Business School

Professor Gail Whiteman joined the University of Exeter Business School’s Department of Management in July 2020.

She previously was the Rubin Chair, Director of the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business at…

Non voting members

Discover our non voting members, presented in alphabetical order

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Prof Sameh Abadir
Director IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award at IMD

Sameh Abadir is a Professor of Leadership and Negotiation at IMD.

He is the co-director of IMD’s Negotiating for Value Creation program (NVC) and teaches in IMD’s signature program Orchestrating…

Boris Collardi
Boris Collardi
Managing Partner at Pictet Group

Boris Collardi has been a Managing Partner of the Pictet Group since joining Pictet on 1 June 2018, and is Co-Head of Pictet Wealth Management, with Rémy Best.

Previously, he held various senior management…

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Jean-François Manzoni
President at IMD

Jean-François Manzoni is the President of IMD, where he also serves as the Nestlé Professor.

His research, teaching, and consulting activities are focused on leadership, the development of high-performance…

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Peter Vogel
Director IMD Global Family Business Center at IMD

Peter Vogel is Professor of Family Business and Entrepreneurship and holder of the Debiopharm Chair for Family Philanthropy at IMD Business School in Lausanne. He is also the Director of IMD Global Family Business Center…

Huber: winner in 2020

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02:302020 IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award – J.M. H ...
J.M. Huber Corporation wins 2020 IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award
Huber recognized for its holistic and long-term approach to embedding sustainability across its operations, from governance to product innovation.
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J.M. Huber Corporation wins 2020 IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award
J.M. Huber Corporation wins 2020 IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award
24 June 2021
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Family Business
Firmenich receives first IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award
5 December 2019
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Family businness sustainability forum
Family businesses are balancing planet and profit - and reaping the rewards
5 December 2019
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