Angela Nahikian is the Director of Global Sustainability at Steelcase Inc.. She leads the development of sustainable business strategy and corporate competency development. Her role encompasses a broad spectrum of responsibilities.
Angela Nahikian is the Director of Global Sustainability at Steelcase Inc.. She leads the development of sustainable business strategy and corporate competency development. Her role encompasses a broad spectrum of responsibilities. These include the development of program, process and technical infrastructure as well as brand integration and research collaborations. She is also responsible for Circular Economy business model development and road mapping. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and a background in architecture, her career path has encompassed diverse roles in architectural systems design, product, business and strategy development, futures exploration, and technology licensing. She has been with the Steelcase family of companies since 1990 and was named to her current position in 2005. Angela represents Steelcase on the educational curriculum board and sector advisory council for the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute Certifications Standards Board, and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s CE100 Advisory Board. In 2014, she was named one of the most powerful women in sustainability by Green Building and Design magazine.
"Sustainability has been a good trip, but it's going to get better," said Steelcase Director of Global Sustainability Angela Nahikian about moving the furniture company towards a circular economy strategy.
Hear from Steelcase Director of Global Sustainability Angela Nahikian and Director of Global End-of-Use Services Dan Dicks on how the company has partnered with influencers beyond the sustainability department to develop and implement its circular economy strategy.