Yousuf Aftab is the founder and principal of Enodo Rights, a New York-based consulting firm that blends international legal expertise with stakeholder engagement experience to design effective corporate human rights strategy. He has worked with leading multinationals across sectors, investors, law firms and international organizations to develop practical advice on operationalizing the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
Before founding Enodo Rights, Yousuf specialized in public and private international law at leading firms in New York and Toronto. He has served as counsel to UN Global Compact and Canadian Business for Social Responsibility. He is also experienced in international commercial disputes, and has represented multinational companies from diverse industries in international commercial and investor-state arbitrations before all major institutions and in litigation before all levels of court in Canada and New York.