STRATEGY GROUP, LLC
Michael Dupee is a corporate sustainability and innovation expert, educator, and entrepreneur, with over 25 years of experience across the consumer products, graduate education, investment banking, and ecotourism fields. Michael served as both the first Vice President of Corporate Sustainability and the first Vice President of Sustainable Innovation at the former Green Mountain Coffee Roasters and Keurig Green Mountain Inc. In these roles, he oversaw the creation of an award-winning and internationally recognized corporate responsibility program, was named co-winner of the Best First Time Sustainability Report in North America by CERES, developed and expanded the company’s supply chain outreach program, and deployed over $48 MM in strategic philanthropy. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters was named the #1 Best Corporate Citizen by CRO Magazine twice during his tenure. He has taught Business Strategy for a Sustainable World, Sustainable Operations and Green Supply Chains, and Biomimicry as an Innovation Tool in the Sustainable Innovation MBA program at the Grossman School of Business at the University of Vermont, one of the world’s leading Green MBA programs. He was recognized as Faculty Member of the Year in 2017 and as Best Adjunct Faculty Member in 2021. He co-founded an innovative and successful railbiking ecotourism venture and served as a Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co., making and managing investments in distressed financial assets. Michael holds graduate degrees in law, business administration, and biomimicry. He is a lifelong New York Yankees fan and one of his distant relatives – Frank Dupee – holds the distinction of officially being
the third worst pitcher in the history of Major League Baseball.