Impact Innovation Director
https://www.linkedin.com/in/monique-lempers-b430822/ Monique Lempers loves to connect different worlds to make an impact in the field of sustainability. She’s inspired by working with positive, energetic people who are motivated by more than financial gain. In her role as Director of Impact Innovation at Fairphone, she oversees the team responsible for ensuring Fairphones’ Thought Leadership on driving impact towards a fairer industry is held high, and embedded strongly in the company. Next to that she plays a crucial role in scaling Fairphone through her participation in the Management Team. Monique’s sustainability experience spans more than 20 years. Before joining Fairphone, in the Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH) Monique was leading large pre-competitive transformation programs in the Electronics, Mining and Textile supply chains with key industry players and NGOs, such as Apple, Philips, Levis, Tata Steel, GoodElectronics and Friends of the Earth. These programs focused on building sustainable workforces by improving employee representation and dialogue with management, higher environmental performance in the supply chain and minimizing negative impact of mining. Prior to that, Monique worked as a Senior Advisor in Sustainability and Ethical Sourcing at PwC and researcher/project manager in the NGO human rights field.