Nira Johri is the Director, Global Diversity & Sustainability for Rich Products Corporation, where she leads the enterprise strategy for DEI and Sustainability. Prior to Rich’s, Nira spent five years building the cocoa industry’s collective sustainability strategy, CocoaAction. Nira previously worked for Unilever and served in the Obama administration.
Throughout her career, she has been a passionate supporter of the development of women leaders. She is the founder of ‘Women in Policy,’ an affinity group focused on fostering professional development among women at the Pentagon. Nira established the first-ever gender conference on cocoa, bringing together over 100 stakeholders across Africa. She is also a Board Member of the Western New York Sustainable Business Roundtable and an Impact Fellow with the Sustainable Food Lab. She holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge and a BS in Marketing & BA in Government &Politics from the University of Maryland