Mr. Daan Elffers has extensive experience working directly with businesses, governments and non-profit organizations. Named one of the ‘100 Most Talented Leaders in CSR’, Elffers was the Chairman of the CSR Summits in Jeddah and Dubai, the longest running CSR summit in the region.
Elffers is a Guest Member of the Circular Economy Taskforce at the World Economic Forum and Strategic Advisory Council Member to the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment, the world’s largest organization for sustainability professionals. Daan founded Islamic Reporting Initiative (IRI) in 2015.
Elffers holds a Master’s degree from the Rotterdam School of Management and is on the CSR Expert Panel for the Department of Business Economics at Erasmus University in the Netherlands. A certified Cradle to Cradle consultant since 2008, he was an advisor with the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute in California, and a Guest Member of the Circular Economy Taskforce of the World Economic Forum.