Maureen Kline

Vice President, Public Affairs & Sustainability

Pirelli Tire North America

Biography

Maureen Kline is Vice President, Public Affairs and Sustainability for Pirelli Tire North America, responsible for the US, Canada and Mexico. She is based in New York.

She sits on the boards of the US Tire Manufacturers Association and the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada.

She writes a column on sustainability for www.Inc.com and is a frequent speaker on the topic.

Previously she was based in Pirelli’s headquarters in Milan, Italy, where she coordinated government affairs for the company’s foreign subsidiaries, and before that was responsible for Pirelli’s international media relations.

Prior to her public affairs and communications career, Maureen worked as a journalist over a 15-year period. She was Milan correspondent for the Wall Street Journal Europe, Breaking Views, and Business Week, among others. She edited a blog on the topic of meritocracy, hosted by Italian daily newspaper Corriere della Sera. She wrote and co-hosted a TV talk show in Italy on business and finance, broadcast on the local channel Telelombardia.

Maureen Kline holds a Bachelor’s degree from Yale University and a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics. She lived in Italy for over 20 years, working in the communications, public affairs and legal fields, and holds dual US-Italian citizenship.

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Strategic priorities have been thrown into turmoil as organizations grapple with the impact of COVID‑19 lockdowns on everyday operations.

Given the change of priorities, will climate change regain the priority standing that it had just months ago and where do the emerging opportunities for collaboration lie?

July 02, 2020

11am EDT / 4pm UK / 17h CEDT

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