Elevation Partners

Stefan Crets

CSR Europe

Executive Director

Stefan Crets is the Executive Director at CSR Europe, the European platform for companies and stakeholders to exchange and cooperate to become European leaders in sustainable competitiveness and societal wellbeing. From 2002 onwards, Stefan worked as the Lead Manager of CSR at Toyota Europe where he developed and implemented a new strategy. This strategy was disseminated worldwide within Toyota. In 2008, Stefan was appointed General Manager for Corporate Planning and CSR at Toyota Europe. Prior to his experience at Toyota, he was Programme Advisor at the King Baudouin Foundation,and started his professional career as a research academic at the University of Antwerp. Stefan’s in-depth knowledge of corporate sustainability and challenges brings to CSR Europe his firsthand experience at developing CSR strategy and practice within a company.