Jessie Macneil-Brown

Head of Social Mission & Activism Europe, Ben and Jerry’s

Jessie Macneil-Brown is the Head of Social Mission and Activism for Ben & Jerry’s Europe. A unique position within the corporate world Jessie’s role focuses on advancing social justice through the day to day operations of a leading ice cream company. Jessie is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s issue advocacy campaigns and social impact work in Europe, rooted in the company’s progressive values and currently prioritising the protection and advancement of rights for those with refugee experiences.

 Jessie is a passionate advocate for using business as a force for good with over twelve years of experience in campaigns, public affairs, marketing and communications in international organisations. Prior to Ben & Jerry’s, Jessie led global campaigns teams at IKEA, Amnesty International and The Body Shop.

Jessie also stays connected to her homeland of Australia through her role as Chairwoman of the Monash University Global Leaders’ European Network Advisory Committee.