Justine Harris

Job Title: Head of corporate transparency

Company: Vodafone Group

Website: www.vodafone.com/sustainability

Justine joined Vodafone Group in 2012 and is now head of corporate transparency. In this role, Justine is responsible for Vodafone’s strategy and approach to corporate transparency, leading the use of communications to help inform public debate, manage risk and build trust, as well as drive Vodafone’s commitment to operating responsibly. She also co-leads Vodafone’s… Read more.

Elaine Cohen

Job Title: Managing director

Company: Beyond Business

Elaine is the founder manager of Beyond Business Ltd, a global CSR consulting and Sustainability Reporting firm. She is the author of CSR for HR: A necessary partnership for advancing responsible business practices. She also writes in a range of print and online publications and maintains three blogs related to sustainability. Elaine was voted one… Read more.

Mark Lewis

Job Title: Managing director, research

Company: Barclays

Mark Lewis is a managing director and head of European Utilities research at Barclays.  Previously, he was chief energy economist at Kepler Cheuvreux and managing director and global head of energy research at Deutsche Bank, where he worked for 14 years. His research on power, gas, and emissions was ranked number 1 by Energy Risk… Read more.

Dr Stuart Poore

Job Title: EMEA director of sustainability and government affairs

Company: Canon

Stuart leads Canon’s sustainability and government affairs teams across Europe, Middle East & Africa. His focus covers all aspects of the company’s social and environmental impact including: environmental management, product safety & accessibility, circular supply chains, smart cities, social responsibility, workplace wellness, business ethics etc. Stuart also oversees Canon EMEA’s public affairs engagement with governments… Read more.

Katie Buchanan

Job Title: Head of sustainability

Company: Virgin Media

Katie is head of sustainability & reporting at Virgin Media. Working closely with key partners around the business, she is responsible for providing Virgin Media with clear guidance on how they can minimise their impact on the environment, work more closely with their suppliers to ensure they meet appropriate standards and deliver a focused strategy… Read more.

Joanna Marshall-Cook

Job Title: Senior sustainability manager

Company: UCL

Joanna is senior sustainability manager at University College London; ranked 7th in the world by the QS World University Rankings. UCL occupies more than 250 buildings, has 40,000 staff and students and is currently undertaking a £1.2 billion investment in its Bloomsbury Estate. Joanna is overseeing UCL’s transition to a low-carbon institution; engaging the UCL community… Read more.

Mario Abela

Job Title: Director – redefining value

Company: WBCSD

Mario Abela is director – redefining value. He is a CPA and chartered management accountant. Mario’s expertise is in corporate reporting and he has held senior management positions in both the private and public sectors in Australia, Belgium and the United Kingdom. He has extensive regulatory and standard setting experience.  Mario is a visiting professor… Read more.

Juliet Markham

Job Title: Policy and communications manager

Company: IIRC

Juliet leads the IIRC’s policy outreach in Europe, working in the region to advance global awareness and positioning of integrated reporting. Juliet also drives the IIRC’s global communications, building understanding of integrated reporting through online communications, media relations and developing the IIRC brand. Juliet joined the IIRC in 2012 at the beginning of the IIRC’s… Read more.

Alan Hendry

Job Title: Director of sustainability

Company: Jacobs

Currently Alan is the director of sustainability at Jacobs and is based in Glasgow. Alan has a wide appreciation of the application of sustainability within both the public and private sectors having worked in both and supported a wide range of organisations with their embedding of sustainability in their operations and policies. Recent projects Alan… Read more.

Dare Ilori

Job Title: Group head of sustainability

Company: Merlin Entertainments

Dare is group head of sustainability at Merlin Entertainments having worked there for the last seven years. He is focused on: sustainability strategy, carbon reporting, supply chain management, energy, waste management and regulatory compliance.

Nicki Crayfourd

Job Title: Director of health, safety and environment

Company: Compass Group

Nicki Crayfourd is responsible for the management of health, safety and environment strategy and initiatives across Compass Group globally, including supply chain integrity.  Her key responsibilities include: risk management, corporate policy research and development, international implementation of HSE programmes and setting the CR/sustainability agenda for Compass Group on a global basis.

Peter Hughes

Job Title: Director, sustainability

Company: Pearson

Peter Hughes is director of sustainability for Pearson, the world’s leading learning company. He has overall responsibility to lead on corporate responsibility work at Pearson including environmental and supply chain management issues.

Chris Matthews

Job Title: Head of sustainability

Company: United Utilities

Chris is responsible for the delivery of UU’s sustainability strategy comprising of both environmental and social elements. Current focus includes carbon management, resource efficiency, biodiversity, community partnerships and responsible business practice. Chris enabled UU to retain Dow Jones Sustainability Index World Class ranking and BitC Platinum Plus status.

Dexter Galvin

Job Title: Head of supply chain

Company: CDP

Dexter joined CDP supply chain as an account manager for Europe in 2008 and was later appointed director of CDP supply chain in EMEA and Asia. Dexter’s supply chain experience is extensive having worked in air-charter solutions for major automotive and aerospace manufacturers such as Toyota, Audi, Bosch and Honeywell. Dedicated to harmonising carbon calculation… Read more.

James Robey

Job Title: Global head of corporate sustainability

Company: Capgemini

James has been driving the corporate sustainability agenda at Capgemini since 2008 – initially for Capgemini UK and since January 2011 globally. Bringing together the local sustainability leaders from across the group, James broadened Capgemini’s traditional community focus into a wide ranging programme covering environmental sustainability, community engagement and diversity & inclusion. During his 18-year… Read more.

Maria-Jose Subiela

Job Title: Head of benchmarks, insight and innovation

Company: Business in the Community

Maria-Jose Subiela is head of benchmarks, insight and innovation at Business in the Community. Her team offers benchmarking, responsible business training and consultancy services to support businesses to integrate sustainability at the heart of their strategy and operations. Over the past 12 years Maria-Jose has supported companies across industries in developing and implementing their global… Read more.

Azhar Zaman

Job Title: Business relationships manager

Company: CtrlPrint

Azhar is the new business relationships manager for the UK and Asia, with a background in corporate relationship management. Azhar is responsible for raising awareness of CtrlPrint and helping organisations to improve their processes when producing corporate collaterals such as sustainability reports, annual reports and where clients own their content and require multiple contributors.

Paul Stepan

Job Title: Head of policy, strategy and compliance

Company: Verco

Paul Stepan is head of policy, strategy and compliance with Verco. Paul leads projects with FTSE 250 companies and major public sector clients, advising them on carbon policy and strategy. These include Aggregate Industries, BAE, BNP Paribas, British Land, Department of Energy and Climate Change, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Telegraph Media Group, Vodafone, Peel Holdings and… Read more.

Sabine Content

Job Title: Head of corporate & stakeholder relations

Company: GRI

As deputy director of corporate & stakeholder relations, Sabine is responsible for corporate engagement, as well as raising awareness and building relationships between GRI and key partner organisations and stakeholders. This includes the Organisational Stakeholders Programme, GRI’s core network of supporters, made up of more than 600 organisations in more than 60 countries. The corporate… Read more.

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