Shubha Chandra

Shubha brings her expertise to BSR’s consulting and collaboration efforts on human rights, including the cross-industry Human Rights Working Group.

Prior to joining BSR, Shubha managed the human rights program at the UN Global Compact, the UN’s multistakeholder corporate sustainability initiative. In this role, she worked closely with companies from various industries around the world to demystify the business case for human rights and develop guidance on various human rights topics. As a lawyer by training, Shubha drafted and reviewed contracts and provided legal advice to colleagues under the organization’s chief legal officer. Shubha began her career as a paralegal working on international human rights cases at a Washington, D.C., law firm, and prior to law school, worked on a peacebuilding and conflict-mitigation project in Kenya. 

Shubha holds a J.D. from New York Law School and a B.A. in International Affairs from George Washington University.