BSR Conference 2012: Fast Forward / October 23-26 / New York

Faris Natour

Director, Human Rights, BSR

Session Speaker

Faris Natour

Faris Natour leads BSR’s human rights practice, advising companies on human rights strategy, policy development, human rights impact assessments, and other elements of human rights due diligence. He has developed human rights strategies and management systems for companies in the energy and extractives, information and communications technology, pharmaceuticals, consumer products, media, and other sectors. A lawyer by training, Natour is a frequent speaker and writer on business and human rights issues and teaches business and human rights at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights. Prior to joining BSR, Natour spent four years as a Social Research Analyst and team leader with Calvert Group, where he was responsible for investment analysis of corporate human rights performance.

Thank You, Sponsors

Executive Sponsors

Cisco Hitachi PwC Target UL Responsible Sourcing

Associate Sponsors

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Supporting Sponsors

Adobe AT&T ExxonMobil Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

Participating Sponsors

American Express Baker & McKenzie LLP Best Buy BNY Mellon Ford Hyatt Hotels Corporation The Walt Disney Company UPS Vale

Contributing Sponsors

Chevron icix Levi Strauss & Co.

Convening Media

Bloomberg Business Week Weber Shandwick

Marketing and Media

3BL Media BEF Caixin Media Corporate Knights Globescan GreenBiz Group Inc. Hemlock Responsible-Investor Sina Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) Tomorrow Partners