European Union Public Policy Lead
World Benchmarking Alliance

Richard Woods is the EU Public Policy Lead of the World Benchmarking Alliance. WBA is a global non-profit bringing together investors, NGO’s, business platforms, governments and existing disclosure standards to develop free and publicly available benchmarks that rank companies on their contribution to the SDGs. In a career spanning positions within UK government, global nonprofits and the private sector, Richard has managed a number of high profile European projects and policy initiatives, building close relationships with EU institutions, NGOs, academic and industry partners.