Cly is an international strategic communications professional with more than 20 years experience in the corporate and civil sectors and a focus on business sustainability and multi-sector partnerships. She spent ten years as a Public Affairs and Communications executive at The Coca-Cola Company, providing guidance and support on all aspects of business communications for markets throughout Europe, the Middle East, India and the Pacific. She also served as communications director for the company’s Philippines division based in Manila. Since 2000, she has worked as an independent consultant, supporting clients on a range of strategic communications and multi-sector partnership projects. Most recently, she has worked with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies to develop corporate partnership strategies, including in the areas of disaster preparedness, flood resilience, first aid and road safety. Cly also has a special interest in intercultural dialogue and authored a UN publication on Doing Business in a Multicultural World.