Michèle Brülhart Banyiyezako

Executive Director, The Copper Mark

Michèle Brülhart Banyiyezako serves as the Executive Director of the Copper Mark since the establishment of the organization in Diciembre 2019. With over 10 years of experience working on the design, implementation and independent assessment of sustainability standards, Michèle has evaluated and assisted companies at every level of the supply chain—from raw material to end product—and across multiple materials. She was previously the Director of Innovations at the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) and served as the Head of Auditing at RCS Global for several years. Prior to her work at RCS Global, she held roles focused on responsible sourcing at Underwriters Laboratories, the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) and STR Responsible Sourcing.