Specialist Functions

Bahare Haghshenas

Global Head of Sustainable Transformation

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  • Title
    Global Head of Sustainable Transformation
  • Office
    Copenhagen, Denmark


Bahare Haghshenas joined EQT in September 2021 as Global Head of Sustainable Transformation.

Prior to joining EQT, Bahare was a Partner at Deloitte and Monitor Deloitte Nordic, Executive Director of Acacia, Deloitte's Sustainability Innovation Hub. For 10 years she was the driving force behind creating Deloitte Denmark's commercial platform using sustainability as a lever for strategy and innovation.

Bahare has more than 20 years of experience in the field of strategy, innovation and sustainability, facilitating change management in multi-stakeholder environments, delivering strategies and innovative business models with strong commercial sense. Before joining Deloitte, she worked for Purpose Led Ventures focusing on business development and strategy for 5 years, and previous to that 15 years in Red Cross and Humanitarian Sector both as elected President and Volunteer.

Bahare holds a BS degree in Social Science from Mid-University in Sweden and a mini MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business in London.