Centre for Responsible Business (CRB)
Rijit Sengupta is CEO of Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) based out of India – and has over twenty three years of experience in various areas of sustainable development policy and practice across Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. His interest lies in the interface of business and society – particularly environmental protection/management, sustainable consumption, community welfare, livelihoods/SMEs, business regulation, responsible business and SDGs. He has designed and implemented various projects/programmes on these areas in Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Currently, while much of his work on sustainable business/SDGs is focused on India, he has been also advocating for greater North-South dialogue on sustainable business/SDGs at various international platforms, while researching and writing on these issues. He has a Master degree in Agriculture and in Environment Management. He is an Alumnus of the University of Calcutta and the United Nations University (Tokyo). He is Member of the Board of the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), Edinburgh. He also serves in Advisory capacity to a number of international organisations including - Trade for Sustainable Development programme (T4SD), International Trade Centre, Geneva; Consumer Information Programme, UNEP - One Planet Network, Paris; Capitals Coalition, UK.