Safia Minney MBE
founder of People Tree , REAL Sustainability, Advisor and Author
Safia Minney MBE is an award-winning social entrepreneur internationally recognised for founding People Tree, the pioneer of sustainable fashion. She led the business as global chief executive for more than 20 years in Japan and the UK.
Safia is recognised by the World Economic Forum as an outstanding social entrepreneur, and is a leading influencer and international speaker on sustainable business and supply chains, climate action and Fair Trade.
Safia set up her consulting business REAL Sustainability to advise and promote leadership for sustainable business. Her nine books include Slave to Fashion, which campaigns to eradicate modern-day slavery in the fashion industry, and Slow Fashion: Aesthetics Meets Ethics.