President (Apte Consultants, LLC) & Author
Suhas Apte is a senior executive with rich diverse experience covering many facets of business management. Suhas has developed a valuable global perspective, extensive CPG industry experience and sustainability credentials based on a broad career path working in Asia-Pacific, developing markets, Europe and the United States.
Suhas held several executive positions at the Kimberly-Clark Corp. including Global Sustainability Officer, President of Family Care Europe and Vice President of Baby & Child Care Business for Emerging Markets.
He is President of Apte Consultants LLC; a partner in the Blue Earth Network – a team helping businesses discover breakthrough opportunities, and invent transformational solutions; a member of the Forum For the Future North America advisory team – a nonprofit solving complex global sustainability challenges working with stakeholders; and a board advisor to Vertaeon – an operations and sustainability analytics firm, Intelligent Energy Optimizer – a LED lighting company, and g Diapers – an innovative sustainable solution for diapering. He is also on the boards of EPI Breads – an artisan bakery company.
Suhas has recently published a book ‘The Sustainability Edge’ for business leaders to embrace and energize stakeholders to grow top-line with triple-bottom-line thinking (www.thesustainabilityedge.com).
He is a Mechanical Engineer from India, with MBA from University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business.