President of Fashion Impact Fund
Kerry Bannigan is a British social entrepreneur pioneering global fashion and media initiatives to advance the creative economy as a driving force for sustainable development. As the Executive Director of the Fashion Impact Fund, Kerry spearheads high-level programs with business, Governments, and United Nations agencies to accelerate industry action and support women social entrepreneurs transforming fashion for people and planet. Current programs include the Conscious Fashion Campaign in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships and the PVBLIC Foundation as well as the Conscious Fashion and Lifestyle Network jointly managed by the Division for Sustainable Development Goals – United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Kerry serves as the President of the Board at the PVBLIC Foundation and provides strategic advisory for impact programs including It’s On US launched by Barack Obama and Joe Biden, G8 Young Summit, G7 Environment, UN Family Office for Sustainable Development, and the SDG Media Summit.