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Mark Wilson is a New Zealand businessman who currently serves as a non-executive director of BlackRock, the world’s largest investment manager. Wilson joined 193 world leaders to commit to the Sustainable Development Goals at the United Nations in New York, and addressed a UN General Assembly plenary session on behalf of the global business community, calling for business and governments to work together to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. He was also a leader in setting up the World Benchmarking Alliance, a set of league tables scoring companies against their sector peers on their responses to major sustainability issues. Wilson is also a chairman of the Geneva Association, the international think-tank of the insurance industry, and a member of the development board of the Royal Foundation for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.