Emma Benameur

Head of Impact Innovation and Engagement; Member of the Executive Committee, World Economic Forum

BA, University College London; Executive MBA, Imperial College London, specializing in design, innovation and entrepreneurship. IAF Certified Professional Facilitator. With the World Economic Forum: joined in 2000 in Media and Communications; former Manager, Global Competitiveness Programme, engaging more than 120 country partners to help promote and achieve sustained economic growth; has held several executive positions, including Head of Programme Design, leading the design, development and delivery of the Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos, its Annual Meeting of the New Champions in China, Sustainable Development Impact Summit, and other major events worldwide. Most recently served as Chief People and Culture Officer and Head of the Global Leadership Institute; currently Head of Impact Innovation and Engagement, Member of the Executive Committee. Member of the Advisory Board, Save the Children Geneva; Danish Design Council. Guest speaker at numerous conferences worldwide.