The Swedish Chamber is proud to present prominent summit speakers Funda Sezgi, Co-founder & MD Norrsken Impact Accelerator, and Joey van den Brink, European Business Development Lead at B Lab Europe to speak at the upcoming Swedish Chamber’s Innovation & Sustainability Summit on June 7, 2022, at Hotel Okura, Amsterdam, in the presence of HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden. Together they will discuss the role of impact companies and impact investing – how to create a more inclusive and sustainable economy.
Funda Sezgi is co-founder and MD at Norrsken Impact Accelerator. Before focusing on the accelerator, Funda took on the chief growth officer and chief operating officer roles at Norrsken Foundation, responsible for the foundation’s operations, partnerships, and expansion to Africa and Europe. She also headed Norrsken House and was in charge of setting up and running their first entrepreneurial hub in Stockholm. Prior to joining Norrsken, Funda worked as a market analyst, a management consultant, and an acceleration program manager helping social entrepreneurs go international.
Joey van den Brink, European Business Development Lead at B Lab Europe, is in his current role, the topic owner of the strategic growth of the B Corp movement in Europe and the coordination of the B Lab Europe country partner network on the topic of Business Development. B Lab is building a movement of people using business as a force for good, and started as a small group of companies in the U.S. which has expanded to today include over 4.000 companies in 70 countries. B Lab’s goal is to build an ecosystem where good business can thrive.
The Innovation & Sustainability Summit will be followed by a Royal Gala Dinner. CLICK HERE for more information about the 60th Anniversary.