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Stay true to your values and purpose: Global Chair, BCG

Hybrid working models, when thoughtfully designed, can help level the playing field, especially for employees with caregiving responsibilities. All organisations should use this moment to test, learn and improve our offering for employees, says Rich Lesser, Global Chair, Boston Consulting Group.
Stay true to your values and purpose: Global Chair, BCG

Rich Lesser is the Global Chair of Boston Consulting Group (BCG). He previously served as BCG's CEO from 2013-2021, a period of exceptional growth for the firm across all regions and practice areas. During his tenure as CEO, Rich oversaw the launch of BCG Digital Ventures, a builder and accelerator of digital businesses; BCG GAMMA, a cutting-edge advanced analytics, machine learning and AI team; BCG TURN, a rapid performance acceleration unit; and the BCG Center for Climate & Sustainability. As CEO, Rich initiated BCG's pledge to reach net-zero climate impact by 2030.

Rich currently serves as the chief advisor to the World Economic Forum’s Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders, on the steering committee of the Council for Inclusive Capitalism, on the board of directors of the Centre for Public Impact, and is a member of several leading organisations, such as the WEF’s Community of Chairpersons, the EDISON Alliance, Southern Communities Initiative, among others. 

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