Brent Habig, Vice President, International Programs, Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC)


As ISC’s senior representative in Asia, Brent is responsible for advancing ISC’s climate and sustainability mission in the region, including the design and management of programs in China, India, Bangladesh, Thailand and Vietnam, with support from donors including USAID, MacArthur Foundation, and Sida, and corporate partners such as Walmart, Gap Inc., and Mahindra and Mahindra.  Brent also serves as Director of ISC’s EHS+ Network of training centers, which has trained over 40,000 factory managers in Asia.

Prior to ISC, Brent was Vice President, West and Southern Africa, for TechnoServe, where he led numerous value chain and manufacturing programs focused on stimulating inclusive and competitive economic growth.  Earlier in his career, he founded a supply chain start-up and developed it into a world class consulting company, managing expansion across North American and European markets and serving clients such as Pepsi, Unilever, Proctor and Gamble, Mittal Steel, Kraft, Heinz, Alcan and NBC.

Brent is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s Owner-President Management Program, the Inter-University Program for Language Studies, and Oberlin College.  He is fluent in Mandarin and has professional proficiency in French.