Shivani Kannabhiran

Shivani Kannabhiran

Director, CEO Office


About me

Shivani Kannabhiran is the Director of the CEO Office at the European Climate Foundation. In this role, which she started in 2023, she works closely with CEO Laurence Tubiana, working across the organisation to support the CEO’s strategy development and activities.

Prior to joining the ECF, she led the work on responsible supply chains at the OECD Centre for Responsible Business Conduct working with policymakers, businesses, civil society and unions to promote responsible business standards and action with regard to human rights, the environment and governance. She is a former management consultant with A.T. Kearney and Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) and has a background in philanthropy.

Originally from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Shivani has lived and studied abroad for many years. She has an MBA from Insead and a BA in Government from Smith College. She lives in Paris with her German husband and two teenagers.