GRI appoints PwC Partner as its new Chief Executive Officer

10/28/2021

The Netherlands-based PwC Partner, Eelco van der Enden has been named as the new CEO of the Global Reporting Initiative, effective January 1, 2022

Photo: PwC Netherlands's ESG Tax Partner, Eelco van der Enden has been appointed as the GRI's new Chief Executive Officer
Photo: PwC Netherlands's ESG Tax Partner, Eelco van der Enden has been appointed as the GRI's new Chief Executive Officer

October 28, 2021 -- The Global Reporting Initiative, an international organisation, pioneering a new set of sustainability reporting standards and frameworks, has as of yesterday announced its new Chief Executive Officer as PwC Netherlands Partner, and Dutch national Eelco van der Enden. The appointment comes as the organisation advises the IFRS Foundation and ISSB on important developments across financial reporting.

Mr van der Enden has been a Partner in PwC's ESG Tax & Legal Services practice since 2007 and joined the Global Board of Directors of the Global Reporting Initiative in 2020 as part of the multi-stakeholder Technical Committee. His appointment was welcomed by the Chair of the GRI, Eric Hespenheide.

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