Coro’s Blog: On Purpose
We need a new breed to lead: CSR criteria must guide CEO searches and succession planning
Published on January 15, 2015
More and more organizations recognize that sustainability and social responsibility are essential areas of focus to ensure long-term viability and value for society. Leading the effort is the CEO who has the responsibility for embedding CSR into the company’s operating model while at the same time, inspiring and mobilizing employees and stakeholders. In this article, just published in GreenBiz, I make the case for a new breed of enlightened corporate leaders. Drawing from global insights, I identify the top six attributes of the CSR-capable CEO.