Strategy and Operations:


Ariel Kraten I Director

Boston, USA

Co-founder GoBlu • Strategy • Change management • Sustainable development • Environmental mentoring • Training and tools • Sustainable fashion • Communication • Worked at Peace Corps, BBBS International, MADE-BY to read more


Claire Hau I Director

San Francisco, USA

Co-founder GoBlu • Projects lead • Designer • Environmental issues • Sustainability • Strategy • Apparel supply chain • Fashion • Outdoor • Communication • Training • Worked at H&M, The North Face, KPMG to read more


Lars Doemer I Director


Co-founder GoBlu • 20+ years textiles industry experience • Environment • Supply chain • Certified dyer • Higg • ZDHC • PaCT • Chemistry • Technical • Worked at eco-tex Institute, gsm, TUV Rheinland, H&M, Lindex to read more


Julia Hoette I Project Manager


Garment engineer • Social and environmental conditions • Transparency and traceability • Strategy and implementation • SCM • Worked at GIZ, Ernsting´s Family and self employed as a garment technologist. to read more

Supply Chain Experts:


Ann Lu
Hangzhou, China

Environment • EHS  • Supply Chain  •  Audit  • Compliance  • Worked at GSM to read more


Eren Tublek
Istanbul, Turkey

Social compliance • EHS • Management system • SAC Higg • ISO 9001:2000 •  European market/ EMEA region • supply chain, capacity building, training • Worked 8+ years at H&M


Sujata Pariti, PhD
Mumbai, India

10+ years in textiles processing education •  Technical textiles • Wet processes • India, Ethiopia  • Worked at Clariant, ICT, 50+ publications to read more


Editorial Contributor:


Stephen Frost, PhD

Hong Kong

Co-founder GoBlu, Co-founder CSR Asia - Asia's first boutique CSR consultancy • Consulted Fortune 500 to SMEs • Advised 100+ companies on sustainability strategies • PhD in Asian Studies to read more


Our Partners:

Collaboration is the key to accelerating and scaling sustainable change. And it's why GoBlu partners and works with the likeminded organizations listed below. Each of them has a proven track record, and we are proud to work with them.

DyStar Group is a leading dyestuff & chemical manufacturer and solution provider, offering customers across the globe a broad portfolio of colorants, specialty chemicals, and services.

NEWAsia® is a leading solutions provider in the fields of social compliance, health and safety, and environmental performance.

From Huntsman - We are a global manufacturer of chemicals people use every day. Through our five divisions, we operate in more than 30 countries around the world, employing over 14,000 associates at more than 100 manufacturing and research and development (R&D) sites. We serve a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets, including: energy and fuels; transportation; home life; paints and coatings; textiles; and construction. Our products address customers’ needs and help provide solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges.


The STS programs comprise three main components: consultancy, auditing and capacity building. These are designed as bespoke programs to meet the individual requirements of each client. The following STS programs enable brands and retailers to understand, communicate, monitor and improve the capability of their supply chains and achieve compliance to their environmental, health and safety standards.

Sustema offers services in the sustainability industry both in Sweden and in Norway. Together with their Norwegian parent company Simpli they combine classic advice in environmental management and environmental management, quality management, CSR, environmental certification and systematic work environment with powerful technology products for business management.