Elena Perez Vega is Corporate & Stakeholder Relations Manager at GRI Secretariat based in Amsterdam. Elena is the manager of the Corporate Action Group (CAG) for Reporting on the Sustainable Development Goals which is part of the ground – breaking initiative formed by the UN Global Compact and GRI.
Elena is also involved with the corporate outreach and relations management for Southern Europe, Latin America, and South East Asia. Her activities include promotion of sustainability reporting and engaging with a diversity of stakeholders in each region.
Prior to joining GRI she worked for various non-governmental organizations in the Netherlands in the field of sustainability and business and human rights. She holds a Master’s Degree in Political Science from Leiden University in the Netherlands and a Postgraduate Certificate in Sustainable Value Chains from Cambridge University.