Neves Luis

Luis Neves is CEO of the Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) since 2017. Prior to that, from 2008-2017, Luis held the position of GeSI Chairman. Under Luis’s leadership, GeSI has become a globally recognized “thought industry leader” in the field of ICT-sustainability, with a strong focus on the enabling role and positive contribution of digital technologies for climate protection. Prior to GeSI, Luis worked at Deutsche Telekom for over 15 years holding positions such as Head of Sustainable Development and Environment, VP of Corporate Responsibility and Chief Sustainability and Climate Protection Officer. Luis has also held positions and played relevant roles at the European and international levels in organisations such as the UN Global Compact Lead Group, Econsense, the German Sustainability Association, the World Resources Forum Association and UNFCCC Momentum for Change Initiative.