Associate, Advisory Services
Jean-Baptiste supports the development of two BSR collaborative initiatives: Bettercoal and HERproject. With Bettercoal, he develops the assessment tools that allow the initiative to implement its code of practice; with HERproject, he leads expansion into the agricultural sector.
Prior to joining BSR, Jean-Baptiste served as a staff consultant for Ergon Associates, a U.K.-based labor issues consultancy. In this role, he obtained experience helping multistakeholder initiatives develop sound ethical management systems, improving companies' monitoring mechanisms to make reporting more useful, conducting social audits and labor impact assessments, developing tools to help organizations implement their sustainability standards, and conducting in-depth field research in employment and working conditions for international organizations. Jean-Baptiste has worked for the International Labor Organization in Dakar, investigating child labor issues in Senegal and Burkina Faso.
Jean-Baptiste has an M.A. in CSR Management from Paris XII University, an LL.M. in Employment Law from Pantheon-Sorbonne University, and a second LL.M. in Labor Law and Industrial Relations from London School of Economics and Political Science.