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Jennifer Keesson

Jennifer Keesson
US Sustainability Manager
IKEA
Jennifer is the IKEA US Sustainability Manager, enabling the ongoing transformation and growth of the IKEA business by meeting the needs of people today, without compromising the needs of future generations.

Providing strategic and dynamic leadership, working through and across the business, to facilitate the delivery of the IKEA Sustainability, People & Planet Positive, Strategy throughout the entire organization.

Guided by the IKEA vision, to create a better everyday life for the many people, she leads a team of sustainability business partners to support the US organization in reaching IKEA’s overarching goals; to inspire and enable more than 1 billion people to live better lives within the limits of the planet, to become climate positive and regenerate resources while growing the IKEA business and to create a positive social impact for everyone across the IKEA value chain.

Based in Philadelphia, she lives with her wife, who also works for IKEA, their dog Gus, and two cats Bagheera and Luee.

Speaking in:

Tuesday
January 19
12:00 pm12:30 pm
EST
In this era of responsible retail, we talk to two world class retailers, H&M & IKEA which have always held sustainability at the forefront of their business agendas. As these brands continue to innovate to improve their environmental footprint, by reinventing operational models and rewarding consumers for their sustainable efforts, we discuss some of the initiatives that they are… Read more