Full Name
Job Title
Head of WEPs Secretariat
UN Women
Speaker Bio
Anna Fälth heads the Secretariat of the Women’s Empowerment Principles – a global framework to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment in the workplace, marketplace and community. She manages the global network of 6,000+ signatories – companies, business and industry associations and chambers of commerce.

Anna provides advice, and promotes engagement, partnership, learning and innovation opportunities in collaboration with the private sector with the view to advance women’s economic empowerment across the world.

An economist, Anna has nearly 25 years of experience as economic advisor within the UN system, including UNCTAD, UN-DESA, UNDP and UN Women. She has a MSc in Economics from Lund University, Sweden, and a Masters in Law and Economic from Hamburg University, Germany.