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Author: Gail Whiteman

Businesses need to pick up on early signs of big changes. The warming Arctic is an “economic time-bomb,” and the time to act is now.


  • Gail Whiteman

    Dr. Gail Whiteman is Professor and Chair, Sustainability and Climate Change, at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (The Netherlands). Professor Whiteman combines her role at RSM with that of part time Professor in-Residence at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). She is co-founder and Director of the Centre for Corporate Eco-Transformation, where she collaborates with multinational companies to examine issues such as the strategic role of companies in their transition towards low carbon, sustainable cities; the impact of natural resource extraction on local sustainability; and the drivers of sustainable innovation. She is also active in innovative business sustainability training and education.

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