AtKisson, Alan - from Sweden
Country of meeting: in the year 2018
From 1992-2018, AtKisson served as President of AtKisson Group, a sustainability services social enterprise that he founded in Seattle in 1992.
In 2018, he stepped away from that role and the company he founded and took on the role of Assistant Director-General and Director of the Department of Partnership & Innovation at the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (“Sida“).
He also served as President of the international Balaton Group (2006-2012), Executive Director of the international Earth Charter Initiative (2006-2007), and as a member of the President’s Science and Technology Advisory Council of the European Commission (2013-2014). From 2009-2017, he consulted to the UN Secretariat (UNDESA) and other UN entities in his role as an independent advisor. He also advised governments on their sustainable development plans and strategies.
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