Dr Nicky Black
Head of Social Performance, The De Beers Group of Companies
Dr Nicky Black is the Head of Social Performance at The De Beers Group of Companies. Nicky oversees a team with responsibility for social risk management and socio-economic benefit, community relations, and sustainability reporting.
She has over a decade of experience working in sustainability and human rights, with particular expertise in companies operating in high-risk and conflict-affected environments. Nicky serves on a number of boards and advisory panels, including for the UN Global Compact and for the British government.
She holds a PhD in Strategic Management, and degrees from McGill University and the University of Oxford.