Global Program Director
Drew is the Global Program Director for Open For Business. He oversees the planning and implementation of all of Open For Business’s programs and manages the relationships with corporate and civil society partners. Prior to Open For Business, Drew was a management consultant for McKinsey & Company.
Open For Business Fellow - Advocacy and Communications
CJ is the first Open For Business Fellow, joining us from the Brunswick Group for a year. He leads our advocacy and strategic communications work, ensuring our research is known and used by leading business and civil society leaders. Prior to Open For Business, CJ was a strategic communications consultant with Brunswick in Singapore.
Kenya Program Director
Yvonne is the Kenya Program Director, focused on building our Local Influencer Program in Kenya. She is a respected LGBT+ leader and brings strong experience from the corporate and NGO sectors.
Open For Business Fellow - Research
Tisha is the second Open For Business Fellow, joining us from GSK for six months. Tisha leads our research strategy, providing us with a strong roadmap for utilizing our research to support key LGBT+ rights movements around the world. Prior to joining Open For Business, Tisha was the US Regional Director for Quality Assurance at GSK.
Principal, Advancing Inclusion; Treasurer of the Board
Lori Dobeus is a global inclusion & diversity professional with broad professional background and change management experience. She currently is the Principal of Advancing Inclusion, a boutique consulting firm helping companies advance their inclusion & diversity strategies. Prior to this role, she was the global co-lead for inclusion and diversity at McKinsey & Company.
Robert Glick OBE
VP, International Government Affairs & Corporate Communications, American Express
Robert Glick OBE has held various senior positions in corporate communications and public health – in New York, Paris, New Delhi and London. He currently serves as Vice President of International Government Affairs & Corporate Communications at American Express.
Liz Grant OBE
Director, Fantail Business Development
Liz Grant OBE is an Inclusion Consultant. She works with a wide variety of companies and organisations across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. From banks to law firms to academia and government regulators, she works with clients to build inclusive leadership teams and implement best practice in Diversity & Inclusion.
Head of Human Rights, Commonwealth Secretariat
Karen McKenzie is the Head of Human Rights for the Commonwealth Secretariat. In her work, she engages with Commonwealth member states to advance human rights agendas and initiatives.
Partner, Brunswick Group; Chair of the Board
Jon Miller is a partner at Brunswick Group, working with companies to promote the positive contribution they can make in the world, and helping them connect with broader society. Jon founded Open For Business in 2015 with our 14 founding coalition partners. Jon has worked all over the world with global corporates in many sectors, from the US to Asia and Africa. He was a strategist at creative agencies including Ogilvy and Mother, and has created campaigns for many NGOs, such as Amnesty, Greenpeace and WWF.
Director, The B Team
Dinah McLeod is the Director of The B Team’s Equality in the Workplace initiative, managing the organization’s response to a range of social and human rights-related issues. Previously, she was the Deputy Director of the Business and Sustainable Development Commission and Director of strategic development at ODI, and a Policy Advisor at the UK Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit. She held a number of senior sustainability roles in the private sector and she began her career as Social Protection Specialist at the World Bank.