Ayman Chowdhury

Ayman Chowdhury, Head of Secretariat, Global Compact Network Canada

Ayman Chowdhury is the Head of Secretariat of Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), the Canadian chapter of the United Nations Global Compact. His works focus on engaging business and non-business communities to embed the ten sustainability principles of the UN Global Compact and to accelerate progress on SDGs implementation. Currently, he is leading the Gender Equality Leadership in the Canadian Private Sector project supported by the Government of Canada. Also, working as a co-chair in multiple working groups including, Enabling a Circular Economy for Plastic Waste in Canada, Children Rights and the SDGs for Responsible Business Conduct-a Canadian assessment, and Sustainable Business Recovery Through the Lens of the SDGs-A Canadian Outline.

In 2019, he led the preparation of the SDGs Emerging Practice Guide in partnership with Global Affairs Canada. He specializes in SDGs reporting and guiding companies on how to adopt sustainability principles and SDGs.

Ayman obtained his MSc in Sustainability Management (MScSM) from the University of Toronto with a specialization in Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Finance) from the United International University.

Social media handles:

Twitter: @AymanChy

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aymanchowdhury/