2018 NYU Social Innovation Symposium
Chief Sustainability Officer, NIKE, Inc.
Vice President, Innovation Accelerator
HANNAH JONES is NIKE Inc.’s Chief Sustainability Officer and VP, Innovation Accelerator.
Hannah leads Nike’s Sustainable Business and Innovation team, with a goal to decouple
growth from constrained resources through sustainable innovation. The team works to
rethink materials, methods of make, products and business models to solve complex
sustainability challenges. As VP, Innovation Accelerator, Hannah shepherds a dynamic
team intended to move innovation faster through the business.
From 2007-2010 she chaired the Sustainable Consumption initiative for the Consumer
Industries grouping of the World Economic Forum and was named a Young Global
Leader by the World Economic Forum in January 2007. In 2013, Hannah was awarded
the C.K. Prahalad Award for Global Business Sustainability Leadership. Hannah is a
board member of the Ecover and Method Brands.