Mersiha (Meri) Podzic
Experience & Activities
Meri Podzic brings a wealth of international experience and expertise to her role as CEO of As You Know, a pioneering company specializing in the licensing of high-quality Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) data. At the helm of As You Know, Meri leads the company’s mission to provide actionable insights from ESG data meticulously compiled over 30 years by the respected non-profit organization As You Sow, and other parties.
Prior to joining As You Know, Meri’s career was marked by significant contributions to global organizations such as the World Bank, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the International Press Institute (IPI) and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), where she focused on strategic communications and the development of sustainable strategies in various sectors.
Meri is also a Co-Founder of Claim.Impact, a business hub and consultancy dedicated to collaborating with businesses, organizations, and individuals to advance gender equality and strategic partnerships. This role highlights her commitment to leveraging professional networks and expertise for broader social and organizational impact.
Meri’s unique blend of skills in international relations, data analysis and strategic communications makes her an effective leader in ESG data. Her vision for As You Know revolves around using data to drive informed decisions and sustainable practices in companies and organizations around the world.