Elisabeth Gambert is Director for CSR & International Affairs at Afep (Association Française des Entreprises Privées), representing the top 120 multinational companies operating in France. She is also Co-Chair of the Corporate Reporting Working Group of EuropeanIssuers, a pan-European organisation representing publicly quoted companies across Europe.
Within Afep, Elisabeth leads working groups with CSR managers of the largest French and international companies to reach common positions on legislative and regulatory proposals (French law on the duty of care, reporting and verification of non-financial information, sustainable finance...). She participates in the work of the Global Compact France and multi-stakeholder initiatives (CSR Platform France) and had responsibility for the creation of a compendium of companies' best practices on due diligence (identification and management of human rights and environmental risks along supply chains).
Elisabeth holds a Master degree in Law from the University of Vienna, a Diploma of Advanced Studies (DEA) in European Law from the University of Rennes I and a European Master of Governance and Administration from the Humboldt University of Berlin and the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne. Prior to joining Afep, Elisabeth worked with FEDIOL (EU Federation of Seed Crushers and Oil Processors) in Brussels and a District Court in Vienna (Austria).