Jeff Gravenhorst is the Group CEO of ISS, a leading global company within workplace experience and facility management. With close to 500,000 employees, ISS is one of the largest private employers in the world.
Prior to being appointed as the Group CEO, Jeff has held multiple international management roles within ISS since joining in 2002, which includes being the CFO of ISS’s UK operations before advancing to Group CFO and ultimately taking over at the helm of ISS Group in 2010. Jeff headed the company’s successful relisting on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange in March 2014, one of the biggest Danish IPOs in two decades.
Being the Group CEO of one of the largest private employers requires an uncanny ability to handle diversity, understand cultural differences and constant changes. Jeff will be speaking on the topic of how you implement and facilitate change across an organization as large as ISS.
As a leader, Jeff has a passion for developing an organization with collective goals and ambitions. He is driven by ‘purpose leadership’, which amongst others, means that he has a big emphasis on creating an engaging and inclusive environment for the people and society while minimizing the impact on the environment.