Lasse Gustafsson

Lasse Gustavsson

President and Chief Executive Officer, Ocean Wise

Lasse Gustavsson has dedicated his career to nature conservation and sustainable development. He comes to Ocean Wise with several decades of international executive leadership and management experience and a solid background in the world’s leading environment and sustainable development organizations and the not-for-profit sector. He has served on the leadership teams at Greenpeace International, WWF Sweden, WWF International and Oceana.

His experience includes leadership on regional and global program strategy and management, corporate and government partnership, fundraising, stakeholder relations and, policy and advocacy work on highest political levels in the EU, UN and in major countries across the globe.

He studied International Relations, Development Science and Human Ecology at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden and received his Executive Education at the IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Sessions with this Speaker

Leadership Armchair Dialogue: Dr. Fisk Johnson, SC Johnson and Lasse Gustavsson, Ocean Wise

  • Sustainability as Strategy
  • Circular Economy
From its progressive renewable energy and manufacturing waste ambitions to its commitment to source 100 percent of natural raw materials from sustainably managed forests by 2020, SC Johnson continues to establish a legacy of corporate environmental leadership.No small feat for an industry-leading manufacturer of household consumer brands and one of America‚Äôs oldest family-owned businesses. Captain […]

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Fisk Johnson Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SC Johnson
Lasse Gustavsson President and Chief Executive Officer, Ocean Wise
Velma McColl Principal, Earnscliffe Strategy Group