Kristin Hughes

Director, Global Plastic Action Partnership; Member of the Executive Committee, World Economic Forum

1992 Maxmillians-Universitat, Munich; 1993, BA in International Relations, German and Political Science, Willamette University; 2002 Juris Doctor American University Washington College of Law. 1993 Research and Policy Analyst Oregon State House of Representative Greg Walden; 1994 International Trade Policy Assistant U.S. Senator Bob Dole; 1996 Press Lead Presidential Candidate Bob Dole and Vice-Presidential Candidate Jack Kemp; 1997 Associate The Advocacy Group; 1999 International Development and Policy Manager Hewlett-Packard; 2003 International Trade and Economic Development Director Hewlett-Packard; 2007 Senior Director Global Public Affairs, Sustainability and Stakeholder Engagement Gap Inc.; 2011 Interim Director EU Corporate Affairs Hasbro; 2013 Global Director Sustainability, Corporate Affairs, Health and Nutrition Mars Food; 2011 Managing Director Siyeh Strategies (Cranbrook International) and consulted brands including Mars Inc., Hasbro, Royal Mail Group, Faction Skis, Windpact, and Factory Films; 2017-2019 Board of Governors Member Operation Underground Railroad; joined the World Economic Forum in March 2019 as Director Global Plastic Action Partnership; Member of the Executive Committee World Economic Forum; Currently also serving as Advisory Board Member for Running Start.