For Immediate Release
PARIS, September 14th, 2017. FINANCE FOR IMPACT is pleased to announce that Christine Daoulas has joined the firm as Director of the newly created service line dedicated to Social Responsibility. Christine will help corporates and policy makers develop value propositions oriented on social impact and design relevant strategies and metrics for social responsibility.
“Christine is a renowned expert in corporate social responsibility and brings a unique expertise in the integration of societal issues and challenges into economic value creation,” said Thierry Senechal, Managing Director of FINANCE FOR IMPACT. “Our current work made us realize that companies can be more competitive by building business models around social and environmental initiatives that, in turn, capture growth opportunities. It is crucial for FINANCE FOR IMPACT to provide solutions that go beyond the usual social and environmental diligences and be more innovative for creating shared value.”
Christine Daoulas has 20 years of international experience in multinational companies and consulting companies. She gained extensive expertise in marketing (L’Oreal Luxury Division), business intelligence and strategy (Vivendi Telecom International), and corporate social responsibility (Société Générale, General Electric Healthcare, Generali and Groupe La Poste).
In the course of her career, she helped organization build innovative business models around social good with a goal to maximize shared value. She has strong experience in defining and communicating metrics for social responsibility and building value propositions for capturing growth opportunities for unserved and underserved markets.
Christine Daoulas is a SA 8000 auditor and has developed a specific expertise in social reporting, business and human rights and social innovation. She is involved in several social think tanks. For the Observatoire Social International, an organization bringing together companies, trade unions, academia and other development partners, she took part in the CSR Task Force. For the Groupement National des Initiatives et Acteurs Citoyens (GNIAC), an association promoting innovative citizenship projects, she advised various executives in their approach to social impact. Christine contributed to a collaborative research and the writing of the book entitled Développement Durable, Entreprises et Territoires en Mouvement (Editions ESKA 2014).
Christine Daoulas teaches CSR Strategy at Master level at Normandy Business School. She is also a lecturer on Business and Human Rights for a master program at CIFFOP, University of Paris (Pantheon Assas). Christine Daoulas graduated from Normandy Business School. She also studied at Hangzhou University (China) and Concordia University (Canada).
About FINANCE FOR IMPACT:
FINANCE FOR IMPACT is a public policy and research firm exclusively focused on sustainable finance. The goal of the organization is to deliver services along the continuum of financial needs in ways that help create stable financial institutions and resilient economic growth.