Bart focuses on sustainable and inclusive business. He works actively with governments, public authorities, civil society organisations and companies to promote and ensure responsible business behaviour. He has developed and implemented environmental, social and governance risk management systems for organisations in both developed and developing countries. He is also a certified and experienced social auditor.
Since the early 2000s he has been involved in policy development in the field of sustainable business. He has advised companies, governments and NGOs on corporate social responsibility, responsible supply chain management, sustainable public procurement, fair trade and private sector development.
Expertise: Implementation of CSR strategies, corporate accountability, business ethics, business and human rights, gender equity, social auditing, social impact assessments, sustainable private sector development, sustainable procurement, development of sustainability standards, value chain analysis, supply chain research, facilitation and moderation.