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

Patricia R. Francis

Executive Director, International Trade Centre

Session Speaker

Patricia R. Francis

Patricia R. Francis, an award-winning leader and business facilitator, joined the International Trade Centre (ITC) as Executive Director in June 2006. During her tenure at ITC, the annual project implementation has almost doubled the delivery of technical assistance, from US$25.3 million to US$47.8 million in 2011. Francis has also led a change-management process that has established a strategic planning and reporting cycle; mainstreamed Millennium Development Goals programs for gender, environment, and poverty; and introduced results-based management and accountability principles.



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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