PersonAnna PetersAssociated Expert
"I enjoy promoting CSR standards in the business world and linking CSR aspects to the policy arena, and working with people from different backgrounds and disciplines in a flexible manner."
Anna is an expert on CSR and Inclusive Business. Her areas of expertise include international aspects of CSR, especially with regard to the role of German companies in their foreign markets, and public policies promoting corporate responsibility and private sector engagement. Over the past seven years she has gained broad experience in developing projects aimed at promoting the idea of CSR and private sector engagement – often together with actors from business, governments and civil society. In addition, Anna has co-authored several publications on these issues. She is increasingly interested in how governments and donors can create a business environment more conducive to developing and scaling inclusive business models. Anna has previously worked for the Bertelsmann Stiftung, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung. Anna studied in Bonn, Passau, and Santiago de Chile, and holds a Masters degree in International Business and Regional Studies from the University of Passau, Germany.