Dr. Helen Crowley

Dr. Helen Crowley joined Kering in November 2011 and is the Head of Sustainable Sourcing Innovation. Prior to Kering, Helen was
 Associate Director at the Wildlife Conservation Society for 11 years.
 She has a background in field-based conservation and development 
projects particularly in Africa and Madagascar, as well as
market-based conservation initiatives and designing corporate-NGO
 partnerships. Helen has also worked as a consultant to several
corporations where she was responsible for helping them implement
sustainability strategies.

During her tenure at Kering, Helen has been advising and supporting 
Kering’s Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands with a focus on
innovative cross-cutting sustainability solutions, including
 sustainable sourcing and manufacturing processes, to help guide the
Group’s overall sustainability strategy and programme implementation.

Helen holds a PhD in Ecology from the Australian National University. 
She is on the board of the Textile Exchange Europe, The Wildlife
 Friendly Enterprise Network and the International Union for Conservation of Nature US, and actively participates in international
 forums such as CITES, IUCN, CBD, TEEB and SAC, to name a few.

Dr. Helen Crowley