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

Manyi Yu

Partner, Business Link Consulting

Session Speaker

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For 11 years, Manyi Yu was Manager for a Nike footwear manufacturer that employed more than 10,000 workers. Part of her responsibility was corporate responsibility and labor practice. She later developed a passion for worker development. To better understand workers’ lives and aspirations, she lived in the workers’ dormitory for a year. She also started a voluntary worker association in the factory to help workers in need. In 2010, Yu and her partners founded Business Link Consulting, a consulting firm that specializes in driving the management upgrade in manufacturing, serving the factories, brands, and workers.



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