Paul Polman

Paul Polman

Unilever CEO speaks to Hult students, alumni, faculty, and prospective students in London.
Paul Polman

Paul Polman

CEO of Unilever

Hult was proud to welcome Unilever CEO, Paul Polman to the stage for the second of their Visionary Speaker Series in 2014. In his inspiring speech, Paul shared his long-term vision of putting sustainability at the heart of Unilever’s business model by ensuring positive environmental and social practices are implemented at every stage of the company’s value chain, from sustainable sourcing to reducing waste and packaging.




Paul Polman

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A Forbes "Person of the Year" 2011, Paul Polman is the current CEO of Unilever. Paul has set himself the ambitious target of doubling the size of the company in a sustainable manner, limiting its environmental impact and boosting its positive role in society.

“Never ever have we seen greater changes in this world and never ever have these changes happened at a faster pace than today.”


Paul Polman's Achievements:

  • CEO of Unilever
  • Vice-Chairman, and next Chairman, of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
  • Member of the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum
  • Serves on the Board of the UN Global Compact
  • Forbes "Person of the Year" 2011