Corporate Eco Forum
P.J. Simmons is Chairman of the Corporate Eco Forum, a by-invitation membership organization working to advance sustainability "next practice" comprised of 70 global companies with combined revenues of over $3 trillion. He has worked for two decades as a trusted sustainability analyst, strategist, and bridge-builder, beginning in 1994 as founder of the Environmental Change and Security Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. P.J. has since held senior positions at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, and the Clinton Global Initiative. Simmons is co-author of The Green to Gold Business Playbook: How to Implement Sustainability Practices for Bottom-Line Results in Every Business Function. He was educated at Tufts University, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, was a Fulbright scholar, and holds a Certificate in Conservation Biology from Columbia University. He was one of the youngest individuals to be awarded life membership in the Council on Foreign Relations at age 35.