Linda Kromjong took up her post as Secretary-General of the International Organisation of Employers (IOE) in Geneva on 1 May 2015. The IOE is the largest network of the private sector in the world, with more than 150 business and employer organisation members. In the social and labour policy debate taking place in the International Labour Organization, across the UN and multilateral system, and in the G20 and other emerging processes, the IOE is the recognised global voice of business. The IOE is also the host and founding father of the GFMD Business Mechanism established in 2016.
Prior to her role at the IOE, Linda Kromjong was Vice-President, Labor Relations International & Human Rights for Deutsche Post DHL, the recognised world leader in logistics services. Linda started her career in the Hospitality Industry in the Netherlands and has many years’ experience in senior positions in general management, HR, Labor Relations and Business & Human Rights.
Linda Kromjong is a Dutch national and completed Hotel Management School and Business Management studies in the Netherlands.
Linda Kromjong serves as a member of the Advisory Boards of the UN Global Compact, Mega Sporting Events (MSE) platform for Business & Human Rights and UNHRC Livelihood, as member of the UNGC -GRI “Reporting on the SDGs” Advisory Committee and is member of the Global Apprenticeships Network (GAN) Board.
Linda Kromjong spoke in the session “Skills for tomorrow”.
Download her presentation here.