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Tamara Bekefi

Tamara Bekefi is the founder and principal of Daedalus Strategic Advising and has spent the last 20 years engaged in sustainability issues focusing on strategic innovation, risk management, and communications to increase revenue and reputation.

With expertise in environmental, social, and political risk management and sustainability-focused innovation, Tamara has worked with Fortune 500 companies, industry organizations, social investment firms, and non-profits. Clients include: PepsiCo Inc., Johnson & Johnson, Eli Lilly and Co., Starbucks Coffee Company, Campbell Soup Company, ExxonMobil, Phillips-Van Heusen, KLD Research & Analytics, Africare, and UNICEF.

Tamara has authored numerous papers, articles, reports, and management guidelines, and has lectured at leading corporate forums and universities. She was a Research Fellow and Program Manager at Harvard University’s Center for Business and Government, has a Masters degree in International Business and Political Economy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, and graduated, summa cum laude with a Bachelors degree from McGill University.