Heidi Hautala, Member of the European Parliament
The panel will discuss whether SMEs should start thinking about their business sustainability and possible sustainability reporting, and what support they might need to achieve this in a time where many SMEs still struggle with the ongoing COVID crisis.
Moderated by: Johan Barros
Burçak Inel, EBF, Director for Financing Sustainable and Inclusive Growth
Aleksandra Palinska, Finance Watch, Senior Research and Advocacy officer
Luc Hendrickx, SME United, Director
This panel will focus on how corporate governance is instrumental to change how businesses are run and how it can be a main driver of a sustainable economy. The upcoming proposals on sustainable corporate governance will also be discussed and their role in harmonizing the EU regulatory framework on sustainability.
Moderated by: Jens Poll, Chair of Corporate Governance Policy Group, Accountancy Europe
Saskia Bricmont, Member of the European Parliament
Julia Otten, Frank Bold, Policy Advisor on corporate accountability in global supply chains
Anne-Helene Monsellato, ecoDA, Independent director
Burkhard Eckes, PwC Germany, Leader Banking & Capital Markets PwC EMEA
Paul Gisby, Accountancy Europe, Senior Manager
Maria Rosa Aldea Busquets, European Commission, Deputy Director-General DG BUDGET
Olivier Boutellis – Taft, CEO, Accountancy Europe
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