Pietro Bertazzi Deputy Director – Policy and Global Affairs at Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
Pietro joined the GRI Secretariat in March 2010. In his role as Deputy Director – Policy and Global Affairs at Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), his primary focus is boosting corporate sustainability and transparency and contributing to the uptake of GRI Standards in public policy and capital market regulation around the world. He has coordinated private sector engagement in the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on behalf of the GRI, including responsibility for the development of the SDG Compass.
Before joining GRI, Pietro worked for the Italian Section of Amnesty International, in different positions and roles, coordinating, among the others, advocacy and campaigning activities on the issues of corporate accountability for human rights violations and International Financial Institutions’ impact on human rights. In 2008 he worked as Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Assistant in the European Office of Amnesty in Brussels. Right before moving to Amsterdam to work at GRI he experienced the corporate sector, working in the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Team of a large Italian multinational company, contributing to the definition of the Group Sustainability Policy and Report.