Faris Natour

Faris Natour
  • Director, Human Rights
    Business for Social Responsibility (BSR)

MA in International Law, George Washington University Law School; JD, University of Regensburg. Formerly: at Human Rights Watch; at the European Commission Delegation, Washington DC; four years as a social research analyst and team leader, Calvert Group, responsible for investment analysis of corporate human rights performance. 2005, joined BSR as Manager, Advisory Services, and focused on sustainability reporting, stakeholder engagement and human rights; 2008-10, led BSR's research team. Leads BSR's human rights practice, advising companies on human rights strategy, policy development, human rights impact assessments and other elements of human rights due diligence. Has applied this knowledge for companies in the energy and extractive, information and communications technology, pharmaceuticals, consumer products and media sectors.