Bernd Jan Sikken is Program Director of Finance & Sustainability at Duisenberg school of finance, where he focuses on topics such as sustainable investing and corporate sustainability. He considers sustainability not only as an imperative, but also as an opportunity for innovation and value creation. Bernd Jan has worked for the World Economic Forum where he led finance, sustainability, and strategic insight initiatives in close collaboration with senior executives from global companies and financial institutions. Before joining the World Economic Forum, Bernd Jan was a managing consultant in Strategy & Change at PricewaterhouseCoopers and an investment manager at ING. He has published in various leading journals and is co-author of the book Financing Sustainability.