Kristina Kunigenas


Head of Partnerships & Development

Kristina joined the Sustainable Shipping Initiative in April 2021, where she is responsible for stakeholder engagement and development of the SSI. Her background is in corporate responsibility, namely policy and strategy development and implementation, human rights and biodiversity risk assessments, responsible supply chain management and ESG, anti-corruption and climate impact reporting. A majority of Kristina’s career has been in governance issues and sustainability in various sectors including advisory services, finance, pharma and latest shipping.

Originally Danish, Kristina lives in Copenhagen with her (American) husband and son. She holds a Masters’ in English from the University of Copenhagen and a certificate programme in CSR reporting from UC Berkeley.