Ian Spaulding, Chief Executive Officer, ELEVATE
As the ELEVATE CEO, Ian sets the vision and growth strategy for the company. He is committed to disrupting industry norms through new paradigms, technologies and data analytics to improve sustainability and responsible supply chain sourcing. Ian is recognized globally as a preeminent subject matter expert and authority on supply chain social, environmental and business performance.
Previously, Ian worked as a senior manager at Business for Social Responsibility (BSR), a consultant at KPMG and at Sears Holdings. At Sears Holdings, he was the Director of Global Compliance where he pioneered the largest effort to promote greater transparency and continuous improvement among thousands of manufacturing facilities globally.
Ian has a Master's degree from Yale University and a Bachelor's degree from American University in Washington, D.C.