Concordia is pleased to reveal that Henrietta Fore, Chairman & CEO of Holsman International, has joined the Concordia Leadership Council.
“Concordia has long led the way in its ability to convene leaders in the pursuit of meaningful and practical public-private partnerships for social impact. I look forward to joining the Leadership Council as we collectively navigate today’s ever-changing global landscape,” commented Ms Fore.
As the Former Director of UNICEF, with decades of experience in the areas of economic development, education, health, and humanitarian assistance, Henrietta Fore has demonstrated a remarkable body of work. As a committed leader for the international community, she has advanced peace, prosperity, and security for millions of children and youth in at-risk nations and communities. As one of the nation’s most experienced and committed leaders, her appointment to the Concordia Leadership Council marks an important step for Concordia.
“Ms Fore’s remarkable success on behalf of the world’s most vulnerable has cemented her as a crucial voice on many of the core challenges Concordia seeks to address. With experience spanning across key sectors and industries, she will bring a vital perspective to Concordia,” said Matthew Swift, Co-Founder & CEO of Concordia.
Prior to taking up her post as Director of UNICEF, Ms Fore had already amassed a wealth of experience in public service. From 2007 to 2009, she served as both Director of United States Foreign Assistance in the U.S. State Department and as Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development. She currently serves as Chair of the Board and CEO of multinational manufacturing and investment firm Holsman International.