CSR Europe is pleased to announce the appointment of Paula Byrne as the new Director of Membership and Business Development. Paula joins CSR Europe from the Association of Chocolate, Biscuits and Confectionery, where she worked as Director of Sustainability, creating multi-stakeholder collaboration on sustainable and responsible sourcing across supply chains. In addition to this, Paula also has extensive experience in strategic communications and European affairs.
Paula will lead the Membership team and endeavor to grow the organisation further in terms of membership experience and enhanced impact through the incubation of new sustainability coalitions and platforms. She will lead the work with our National Partners to deliver on the Enterprise 2020 Manifesto, the purpose of which is to make sustainability the cornerstone of European competitiveness.
Stefan Crets, Executive Director, said: “Paula joins CSR Europe at an important time as we aim to boost practical collaboration between individual companies and between companies and other stakeholders. Her long and practical experience will be a key driver for our success and we look forward to working together.”