Lasse Gustavsson

President and CEO, Ocean Wise

Lasse has dedicated his career to conservation and sustainable development. His several decades of international executive leadership and management experience included roles at Greenpeace International, WWF Sweden, WWF International and Oceana. His expertise includes regional and global program strategy and management, corporate and government partnership, as well as policy and advocacy work at the highest political levels in the EU, UN and in countries across the globe. Lasse studied at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden and IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Speaker Sessions

From the Micro to the Macro: Unpacking Plastic’s Place in a Regenerative Future

  • Ensuring Water Security
  • Restoring and Protecting Nature
  • Reaching Destination Net Zero
  • Intersectional Track
  • Finance, Trade and Investment
  • Innovation, Technology and Deployment
  • Circular Practices and Business Models
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
Session Date
Thursday, Feb 15 2024 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meg O’Shea Director of Strategic Initiatives, The Canada Plastics Pact
Lasse Gustavsson President and CEO, Ocean Wise
Rocky Vermani Senior Vice President, Sustainability and Innovation, NOVA Chemicals
Alain Brandon Vice President, Sustainability, Social Impact and Government Relations, Loblaw Companies Limited