Lisa Staxäng portrait

Lisa Staxäng

Associate Director


Lisa supports BSR’s HERproject, our flagship women's empowerment workplace program that brings together companies, factories and civil society to support women in global supply chains. She focuses on the implementation of HERhealth programs in India and Haiti.

Prior to joining BSR, Lisa was a lawyer at a corporate law firm in Brussels and Stockholm, where she advised clients on corporate sustainability, compliance, and corporate governance. She previously worked as a law clerk at Stockholm District Court, and she has experience in rule-of-law monitoring under a developing-country context from her missions as a trial observer and board member of the Swedish Section of the International Commission of Jurists. Lisa also disseminated and implemented EU-funded research project on human trafficking for sexual exploitation. 

Lisa holds a Master’s Degree in Development Practice from Sciences Po, Paris, and an LL.M. from Uppsala University. A Swedish native, Lisa also speaks English, French, and German.