The Stakeholder Advisory Council is charged with advising the C2CPII Certification Standards Board, Board of Directors, and staff on market and implementation issues related to the Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Program and general C2CPII strategies for the growth and impact of Cradle to Cradle Certified products in the marketplace. The Council is composed of industry leaders from Cradle to Cradle certification holder companies, Cradle to Cradle Certified assessors, and representatives from NGOs, government, and other market segments with an interest in Cradle to Cradle Certified. Council members are appointed by the C2CPII Board of Directors.
Chair of Policy Hub
Baptiste is currently chairing the Policy Hub, a joint initiative between multiple organization in the textile and apparel sector to work towards a common and progressive voice at political level. He is also chairing the technical secretariat of the Product Environmental Footprint project, an initiative by the European Commission and the industry to standardize measurement of the environmental performance of textiles and footwear.
Earlier Baptiste was leading the Sustainable Apparel Coalition’s efforts in Europe, particularly working on policy, consumer engagement & transparency as well as social convergence, always aiming at creating bridges between different positions to reinforce the industry unity.
Baptiste previously created and headed the sustainability department of Decathlon, a French sport producer and retailers. He had spent the first eight years of his career in Decathlon in Eastern Europe and South East Asia working in producing countries and supporting factories regarding social and labor performance.