Filippo Veglio is the Director of the Social Capital Focus Area at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society and the environment.
Engaging senior representatives of member companies across various industry sectors, business organizations, multilateral institutions, NGOs and academia, Filippo manages the WBCSD’s program promoting business solutions to enable greater social inclusion and equitable growth.
He joined the WBCSD in 2005, and has in particular led the Council’s pioneering work on inclusive business at the base of the pyramid, catalyzing investments and partnerships on the ground as well as conducting research and advocacy.
Filippo is fluent in six languages and holds a Master’s Degree from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. He can be contacted by e-mail or via LinkedIn and Twitter @fveglio
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