Apr 6, 2021
Welcome to the second episode of the NJFPA Food Forum. In this episode, Bill Mandia, Partner at Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP, speaks with Roma McCaig, VP of Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability at Campbell Soup Company and keynote speaker for NJFPA’s 2021 Annual Conference, about ESG: environmental, social and governance strategy and why it is important to every business large and small.
Roma leads Campbell's corporate responsibility and environmental sustainability strategies and programs at the company. Campbell has received national and global recognition for its efforts in this area, including being named to Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens list for 10 consecutive years, receiving a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index nine times, being named to the “Global 100” Most Sustainable Corporations five years total and appearing on multiple indices including the FTSE4Good Index and the MSCI Index Series.
Roma joined Campbell in January
2017 as Vice President, Operations and Continuous Improvement, and
most recently held the position of Vice President, Procurement
Business Operations and Strategy where she was responsible for
managing the Campbell Global Procurement function’s core processes,
performance metrics and IT systems. In that role, she worked
closely with the Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability team
to develop and implement supplier-related corporate responsibility
and risk management strategies, including responsible
Prior to Campbell, Roma held
leadership roles in business operations and operational excellence
at Uber, Citrix Systems and Kaiser Permanente Roma earned her
bachelor’s degree in communications and advertising from the
University of Tennessee. She also earned her Master of Business
Administration in management from The Wharton School of the
University of Pennsylvania.
And a special note...Roma was just named to GreenBiz’s “25 badass women leading corporate climate action list” for 2021.
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