Jeremy Cohen - Edelman

Jeremy joined Edelman in 2012 as Europe Chair for Business + Social Purpose, Edelman’s take on corporate social responsibility. Jeremy is a specialist in the area of sustainability, having advised companies including Samsung, Heineken, Shell, SWIFT, and Philips on how to put Purpose at the heart of their brand and corporate strategy.

Unilever is one of Jeremy’s key global accounts, as they embark on the next steps in the implementation of the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan across all markets and brands.

As part of his work he has managed engagements with some of the world’s most influential NGOs, including Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth, WWF, and many others, both at local level, and within specialized sectors (e.g. education, healthcare, and poverty alleviation).

Jeremy has over fifteen years experience as a communications professional, with lead in-house roles in Fortune 50 companies, including Philips and Shell, as well and consultancy at management level. Beyond senior experience across all the communications disciplines, Jeremy has almost ten years experience in the UK media as a journalist.