CEO, Thomson Reuters Foundation
Monique Villa is CEO of the Thomson Reuters Foundation and founder of TrustLaw. Since her appointment in 2008, she has transformed the company’s foundation, launching a number of groundbreaking programs that leverage the expertise of Thomson Reuters to trigger change and empower people across the world. Among them, TrustLaw, a global pro-bono service connecting NGOs and social enterprises with the best law firms around the world; and the annual Trust Women Conference. Under Villa, the Foundation's award-winning editorial team covers the world's underreported stories, emphasizing humanitarian relief, climate change, anti-corruption, women's rights and social innovation.