Dr. Anniek Mauser, Sustainability Director Unilever Benelux

Dr. Anniek Mauser, Sustainability Director Unilever Benelux

Anniek Mauser started 13 year ago to work for Unilever in the sustainability field after writing her PhD thesis on the ‘greening of business’, with a special focus on change processes. She worked in various sustainability roles, for Unilever’s global Sustainable Agriculture Programme, the brand Ben & Jerry’s, the global Ice Cream Category and currently holds the position of  Sustainability Director for Unilever Benelux. In her diverse roles she has helped to shape and implement the Unilever Sustainble Living Plan in the business and the related internal and external transition process. She strongly believes in the power of people to create change. Using the 5 levers of change she developed e.g. the consumer behaviour change programme WaterSpaarders focused engagement and real action regarding energy saving using children as change agents and the internal Unilever Sustainable Living Plan employee engagement programme USLP in Action. In 2013 she was elected as CSR manager of the year in the Netherlands and ranked number 32 in the Sustainability top 100 in NL.