BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CRGO Law announced today that its Managing Member, Albert B. Maggio, Jr., has joined the Council for Inclusive Capitalism with the Vatican. The Council is a global nonprofit organization that joins moral and market imperatives to build a more inclusive, sustainable, and trusted economic system that addresses the needs of our people and the planet.
"I am thrilled to welcome Albert to the Council and look forward to working with his firm as it takes the necessary actions to ensure a better future for us all," said Meredith Sumpter, CEO of the Council for Inclusive Capitalism. "Whether you run a small business or are the CEO of a global corporation, we all have a role to play to build more inclusive economies and societies."
The Council is committed to action. Upon joining, Council members commit their organizations to measurable and meaningful acts to create equality of opportunity, equitable outcomes, and fairness across generations and to those whose circumstances prevent them from full participation in the economy.
The Council was launched in December with the belief that businesses have a responsibility and the capability means to create stronger, fairer, and more dynamic economies and societies. Council membership is open to all companies and organizations who are willing to make measurable, public commitments toward more inclusive and sustainable business practices.
The Council is led by a core group of leaders, known as Guardians for inclusive capitalism, which include:
Ajay Banga, Executive Chairman, Mastercard
Oliver Bäte, Chairman of the Board of Management, Allianz SE
Marc Benioff, Chair, Chief Executive Officer, and Co-founder, Salesforce
Edward Breen, Executive Chairman, Dupont
Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation
Mark Carney, COP26 Financial Advisor to the Prime Minister, and United Nations Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance
Carmine Di Sibio, Global Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EY
Brunello Cucinelli, Executive Chairman and Creative Director, Brunello Cucinelli S.p.A.
Roger Ferguson, President and Chief Executive Officer, TIAA
Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Founder and Managing Partner, Inclusive Capital Partners
Kenneth Frazier, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Merck & Co., Inc.
Fabrizio Freda, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Estée Lauder Companies
Marcie Frost, Chief Executive Officer, CalPERS
Alex Gorsky, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson
Angel Gurria, Secretary General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Alfred Kelly, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Visa Inc.
William Lauder, Executive Chairman, The Estée Lauder Companies
Bernard Looney, Chief Executive Officer, BP
Fiona Ma, Treasurer, State of California
Hiro Mizuno, Member of the Board, Principles for Responsible Investment
Brian Moynihan, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America
Deanna Mulligan, President and Chief Executive Officer, Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Ronald P. O'Hanley, President and Chief Executive Officer, State Street Corporation
Rajiv Shah, President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Tidjane Thiam, Board Member, Kering Group
Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation
Mark Weinberger, Former Chair and CEO of EY, and Board member of J&J, MetLife and Saudi Aramco
About the Council for Inclusive Capitalism with the Vatican:
The Council for Inclusive Capitalism with the Vatican is a global nonprofit organization established to harness the potential of the private sector to create a more inclusive, sustainable, and trusted form of capitalism. The Council is guided by His Eminence Cardinal Peter Turkson, who leads the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development at the Vatican and is led by a core group of global CEOs and public leaders, known as the Guardians for Inclusive Capitalism, who convene annually with The Vatican to advance the Council's mission. Further information can be found at http://www.inclusivecapitalism.com.
Council for Inclusive Capitalism media contact:
Director of Communications
About CRGO Law:
CRGO Law is a boutique business and intellectual property law firm, with attorneys admitted in California, Florida, Massachusetts, and New York, which helps entrepreneurs, emerging growth, and middle market companies create and scale sustainable enterprises. Our commitments to the Council for Inclusive Capitalism with the Vatican include providing pro bono legal services to historically underrepresented (minority, women, and veteran-owned) businesses. We also counsel non-profit organizations focused on providing innovative educational and skills training programs, ending world-wide child slavery and forced labor, and advancing positive youth development in communities throughout the United States. To learn more about the services we offer as well as our qualifications and experience, please visit http://www.crgolaw.com.
CRGO Law media contact:
Albert Maggio, CRGO Law, +1 (561) 990-5503 Ext: 100, [email protected]
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