Anita Dorett, is the Director of the Investor Alliance for Human Rights, a collective action platform for responsible investment that is grounded in respect for people’s fundamental rights. The Investor Alliance for Human Rights is an initiative of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility. As Director, Anita drives the development of programs, tools and guidance for investors, to inform and advance their responsibility to respect human rights. Her work includes leading and supporting investors in corporate engagement to address human rights risks in business operations, as well as engaging in standard-setting activities to create an enabling environment for responsible business. She also focuses on issues of technology and human rights as well as investing in businesses operating in conflict affected and high risks regions.
Anita has a Law Degree from the National University of Singapore and a Master’s in Law from Columbia University, New York focused on Business and Human Rights. She brings with her 25 years of experience as a corporate attorney with experience in mergers and acquisitions transactions, anti-bribery and corruption compliance primarily in the technology and telecommunications industry. She has worked in Asia and internationally in leadership roles with global technology companies