Richemont participates in industry panel on the Sustainability of Exotic Leathers

09 MAR 2021


Matthew Kilgarriff, Group CSR Director, discusses in detail the sustainability of the exotic leathers' supply chain with the exotic leather industry specialists and luxury peers

As part of Lineapelle London, held virtually this year, a series of LIVE webinars under the name “SUSTAINABILITY TALKS” were held between January and March 2021 to address a range of issues related to leather and sustainability: transparency, traceability, circularity, safety, social accountability and certifications.

Matthew Kilgarriff, Group CSR Director, was part of a panel discussion on THE SUSTAINABILITY OF EXOTIC LEATHERS alongside the following speakers:

Christy Plott (Sustainability Consultant at Louisiana Department of Wildlife) - Daniel Natusch (Chair, IUCN SSC Boa and Python Specialist Group and Macquarie University, Australia) - Mathias Loertscher (CITES delegate for Switzerland and Chair of the CITES Animals Committee) - Cathelijne Klomp (LVMH)