Conference Speakers

Geoffrey Bush

Master of Business Administration (M.Sc), Fellow of Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA), Fellow of Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (FRSA).

Current Appointments:

  • Director of Corporate Citizenship: Diageo plc
  • Chairman of: Diageo Foundation, London Benchmarking Group
  • Director of: Tomorrow's People Trust Ltd, Oriel Resources plc, Everfor Diamonds plc
  • Advisory board member of: Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, Global Leadership Network, World Economic Forum Global Corporate Citizenship Task Force, Global Business Coalition HIV / Aids Council, Pub is the Hub

Former Appointments:

  • Chairman of: Tomorrow's People, Corporate Responsibility Group, Gateway Training Centre Education Fund, Smirnoff Foundation (Russia), DTI international CSR and social reporting working group
  • Director of: Business in the Community, Foyer Federation, Fullemploy Trust Ltd, Include (formerly Cities in Schools), National Child Labor Committee (USA), National Youth Agency, London Enterprise Agency, Bush Signs Group, Brighton ITEC.
  • Advisory board member of: Youth Business International, ACEVO Commission of Inquiry, Committee of Inquiry on A New Vision for Business, NVCO/BITC Taskforce 2000, Bridge Group, Youth at Risk of Underachievement, Forum of National Training Providers, London Job Opportunities Programme, London First Council, CCI Research Forum, IBLF Human Capitalism Campaign, Getting London Working, Council for Charitable Support, KAPOW (USA), Foyer Federation Council, ISEA Leaders Group, South African Business Initiative for Reconstruction and Development, Opinion Leader Research Panel, BITC Community Leadership Team
  • Justice of the Peace, Brighton Bench.

Paper to be presented at the conference

Corporate Philanthropy and Global Citizenship