The Jury

The jury is made up of internationally renowned business ethicists, environmental and human rights experts. The jury selects the winner of the Jury Award based on a number of criteria such as the cogency and substance of the allegations, the scope, relevance, and topicality of the alleged bad practices, the credibility and the importance of the award to the nominating organization’s campaign, and media attractiveness.

Cécile Bühlmann

former member of the National Council (Parliament) of Switzerland, president of the foundation board of Greenpeace Switzerland since 2006

Andreas Cassee

studied Philosophy and now works as an assistant at the University of Zurich. He has been a member of the board of the Berne Declaration (BD) since 2010

Yoke Ling Chee

international lawyer and Director of Programmes at Third World Network (TWN), expert on environmental, social and economic impacts of globalization, especially in countries of the South

Dr. phil. Kumi Naidoo

Executive Director of Greenpeace International and president of the civil society alliance ‘Global Campaign for Climate Action’ (GCCA)

Prof. Dr. Guido Palazzo

full Professor of Business Ethics at the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne, visiting fellow at the Universities of Oxford and Nottingham, UK

Prof. Dr. phil. Klaus Peter Rippe

managing director of the institute “Ethik im Diskurs”, professor for Practical Philosophy at the University of Education in Karlsruhe, Germany

Dr. Vandana Shiva

trained physicist and pioneer of the organic movement in India, board member of numerous organizations such as the World Future Council, the International Forum on Globalization and Slow Food International

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Thielemann

vice-director of the Institute for Business Ethics of the University of St. Gall from 2001 to 2010, founder and director of the Berlin-based think tank for Business Ethics MeM