Former Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs & Government Relations, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Leslie Dach is currently a consultant to a variety of for profit and not for profit entities. Until the summer of 2013, he served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs for Walmart Stores Inc. He was responsible for public policy, government relations, corporate communications, philanthropy, and the company’s social responsibility and sustainability initiatives. Leslie’s efforts have been credited with developing a new model of public, private, and civil society partnerships and business impact. Before joining Walmart, Leslie was Vice Chairman of Edelman, a major global communications firm. He has been active as a strategist in Democratic politics and served the Clinton administration in a variety of project capacities. Leslie has a bachelor’s degree in biology from Yale and a master’s in public administration from Harvard. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Yale University Council and the Board of Directors of Sunrun and EDF.