Claire Quillet
Claire's introduction

I am a Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) humanitarian and development professional who worked for more than 20 years in Indonesia for International NGOs and UNICEF. I founded my consultancy firm 7 years ago to support private sector to develop their strategy, engage stakeholders and implement in the field their sustainability projects/programs. I have a extensive network in Indonesia, from the local community/NGOs to several ministries. I am also GRI copywriter.

What brought you to sustainability?

I have been working in development program for 20 years, for NGO and the UN. I created my consultancy company to support the private sector on their development and sustainability journey.

Which sustainable actions are you in charge of or have you implemented in your organisation?

I am responsible of developing strategy, writing proposals, engaging with clients and relevant stakeholders, engaging expert consultants for implementing field projects, monitoring and reporting.

Which challenges did you meet and how did you overcome them?

The major challenge is to go beyond just what the companies need to do as per regulations, and have a clear social impact in the field. The way to overcome this, is to develop strategy with very simple and achievable steps, as well as engaging the right and professional partner for field implementation.

What are you most proud of?

That clients are coming back to us for more support, in a collaborative way.

What would be your top 3 pieces of advice to the Matcha Initiative users?
  • Do not just look at the regulations.
  • Identify dedicated personnel in the company to tackle the sustainability matters.
  • Advocate for managers to change their mindset in regards to sustainability.
In which field could you help The Matcha Initiative users as a buddy?
  • Kick Start Help
  • Experience Sharing
  • Expertise Sharing
Please describe how you could help The Matcha Initiative users as a buddy?

Open Indonesian network, and support in search for Indonesian regulations

Claire's 3 main sustainability skills

GRI / Strategy / Stakeholders engagement

Claire kindly accepts to answer your questions.

If you need additional insights, you can send her a message.