Leader, Global Sustainability Centre and Program Director
The Conference Board
Uwe Schulte is Leader, Global Sustainability Centre, and Program Director for the China as well as the Europe Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Council at The Conference Board.
Schulte was executive director of the INSEAD Social Innovation Centre and spent most of his professional career at Unilever. In his final role, he lead the creation of the global Unilever procurement function.
Other roles include serving as head of the personal wash and skin supply chain for Europe; technical director for the Elida board; works manager of the Elida Gibbs Personal Care factory (in Germany); head of development and quality assurance of Lever Division Household Products and Personal Care (Sao Paulo, Brazil); head of production for detergent powders and liquids and product development (Lever Germany); and scientist/chemist in England and Germany.