Karl Borgschulze draws on more than 30 years of experience and an extensive network in Asia, Europe and the world to design sustainable sourcing solutions for the global manufacturing industry. Mr Borgschulze has comprehensive expertise in the optimisation of value chains and international sustainability management. With his well-founded industry knowledge and global commitment, Karl has an extensive network of international NGOs, companies, government institutions and media circles.Against this background he has increasingly focused on the development of practical industry solutions in recent years.
Hayley completed her education in Hong Kong. She has been living and working in China for several years and has an in-depth understanding of the business environment there. As a lead consultant in CSI, she has been responsible for several sustainability in supply chain projects. She has carried out numerous social standard trainings for management and operation staff of suppliers, supervising qualification programmes and conducting workshops. By utilizing her excellent interpersonal skill she wins the trust of suppliers from management to workers and this trust is important to achieve project goals.
Anne Thiesen is an experienced Managing Director with a demonstrated history of working in the consumer services, HR and logistics industry skilled in marketing, business development, sales, negotiation, business planning, event management, business delegations market research. Her assets are her wide networks, both in Hong Kong as well as Germany and other parts of Europe. She is well connected with various industry sectors such as logistics, including port authorities, terminals, container transportation, governmental departments, chambers and associations, and professional services providers. Ms Thiesen came to Hong Kong in 2005 as Deputy Director of the German Chamber of Commerce. Three years later, she set up her own consulting company. Her service focus is to represent companies and industry organisations in Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area on a contract or project basis. She is also the Representative of the Port of Hamburg Marketing Hong Kong office.
Hassan possesses an Honour degree in Economics from the University of Delhi. He worked in social and compliance related department for both, domestic and international, retailers and has a comprehensive knowledge about production and merchandising of home textiles in Asian countries. Hassan is very experienced in conducting audits, qualification programmes, code of conduct checks, carbon footprint benchmarking and sustainable products. He is a certified SA8000 basic auditor as well as a certified Environmental Management and Governance consultant and qualified GRI Sustainability reporting trainer.
Hedia is a graphic designer. She has completed a Bachelor's degree in Product Design and a Master's degree in Creative Media from City University of Hong Kong. Her education has equipped her with a broad range of design skills, including sketching, graphic design, prototyping, user interface design, and more. Hedia's passion for design led her to join our team as an intern in 2021. In 2022, Hedia officially became a member of our team, and she has continued to grow in her role.
After attaining his Honours and Master’s degree in Social Science from Chittagong University, Nasim started his career with one Bangladesh’s renowned multinational companies and worked on human resource management and social compliance issues with retailers such as Nike and Timberland. Nasim is specialised in conducting qualification programmes, audits, trainings and workshops on different social standards. He is also a WRAP (Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production) accredited consultant as well as a certified Lead Auditor on EHS Management System (based on ISO 14001: 2004/ BS OHSAS 18001: 2007).