Board of Directors

Jacques Attali, Founder, Chairman, and President of Positive Planet

Jacques Attali is a French economist, professor, and writer who was the Special Adviser to French President François Mitterrand for ten years. He is the founder of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Action Contre la faim, EUREKA, BERD, and Positive Planet. Attali has authored 80 books, which sold 10 million copies and were translated into 22 languages. He is a columnist for the French magazine Les Echos. Also, he has conducted orchestras worldwide: Paris Grenoble, London, Jerusalem, Shanghai, Astana, Montreal, and Helsinki.

Ingrid Gonzalez, Chairwoman, and President of Positive Planet US

Coming from a humble background, Ingrid is passionate about helping others. She has strived throughout her life to make diversity, equity and inclusion a norm and has worked for the biggest and most innovative tech companies in the world. Currently, Ingrid is Sales Director at Google Cloud New York. Ingrid is a part of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion team at Google and is very active in supporting younger women in their career in the U.S.

 

Diana Agu, Strategic Head of People, Marketing, and Communications within Financial Services, Insights & Data in Capgemini

Originally from Africa, Diana is a diversity champion, a speaker, and a mentor to many. She has about 15 years of experience working across Retail, Consulting, and Technology, with a strong background in Business Management, Program Management, Risk, and Strategy.
At her core, Diana is very passionate about empowering everyone in her circle of influence to maximize their potential, to give a voice to the voiceless, and to advocate for children and women. Diana is an active volunteer and currently supports multiple charitable efforts in the United States and Nigeria.

Patrick Cogny, SVP and Business Leader, High-Tech, Manufacturing, and Services, at GENPACT

Patrick leads a global business for Genpact, a leading professional services firm. His career at GE and Genpact has taken him to live in France, Belgium, Hungary, Romania, and the United States, and he has had an extensive association with India, both personally and professionally. These experiences gave him a close perspective of how entrepreneurship and business growth can unlock the positive development of societies. He has mentored and coached diverse talent in the US-based in New York as part of the 30% Club cross-company mentoring program. Patrick is a dual US and French citizen. He is keen to bring his professional development skills to help entrepreneurs around the world build businesses that truly benefit their communities.

Catherine Roggero-Lovisi, Global Business and Brand Leader in Consumer Goods

Catherine Roggero-Lovisi brings to Positive Planet US Board of Directors over 20 years of business leadership and P&L ownership in consumer goods. Having worked as Revlon Inc.’s President for North America and at companies like L’Oréal and Christian Louboutin Beauté. Mrs.Roggero-Lovisi shares vast experience in what it takes to create a strategy, execution plans, and multicultural leadership teams. She previously worked in beauty, Hygiene, Wellness, or Fashion in North & Latin America, Europe, Middle East, & Asia Pacific. She lived in many parts of the world throughout her career, making her a highly culturally rounded executive.

Michael Dubin, Managing Partner at Dorset Management LLC

Michael Dubin is Managing Partner and Chief Risk & Compliance Officers at Dorset Management. Before Dorset Management he was a Managing Director at Silvercrest Asset Management. Mr. Dubin has over 35 years of hedge fund experience. His work with currency and commodity traders goes back to the 1970s. Previously, as a partner in Powers & Dubin for over 15 years, he developed their expertise in hedge fund-of-funds. Prior to that, for nearly a decade in the 80s, he served as President of both Morgan Stanley/ GFTA and GFTA Services.

Michael Manning

Finance professional with over 28 years of experience in multiple Chief Financial Officer positions. Experience includes finance, accounting, tax, legal, risk, treasury and bank relationship management, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, human resources (including comprehensive benefit programs), fundraising, and minority initiatives. Current CPA with an MBA. Happily married and a father of three daughters. Multiple volunteer leadership roles have focused on equity, diversity, and inclusion.