Matthew Gitsham

Sustainability and ethics expert.


Thinkers50 Radar Class of 2021. 


Honored with The Aspen Institute’s “Rising Star” Faculty Pioneer Award.


Recipient of the Hult International Business School Researcher of the Year Award 2016-17.


Recent projects include exploring CEO perspectives on the implications of sustainability for business leadership; CEO lobbying for more ambitious public policy on sustainable development; and the role of business in shaping the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.


Professor of Business and Sustainability at Hult Ashridge Executive Education, part of Hult International Business School. Director of the Ashridge Centre for Business and Sustainability. Has led numerous research projects on business and sustainable development.


How companies are embedding the SDGs (in partnership with Business Fights Poverty), and corporate leadership on modern slavery (in partnership with the Ethical Trading Initiative).


Media picks


Here’s how to convince CEOs to support government climate action at the expense of their own profits


“Global expert on CEOs and sustainability.”

Stuart Crainer & Des Dearlove, Thinkers50

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