Commercially-astute sustainability specialist, with years of experience providing strategic Sustainability, Climate Change and Knowledge Management services to global organizations (profit, non-for-profit, NGO). Adept at understanding complex business operations and delivering bespoke advisory services to improve the sustainability performance of various clients, including complex multi-national clients. Demonstrated ability to work directly with clients to facilitate the definition and execution of sustainability strategies which focus on proactively managing risks to improve clients’ strategic positioning
Adept at being results-oriented and managing projects of various sizes, Susanne is capable of creating and executing big picture strategies in an enthusiastic, hands-on manner. Business outcomes are facilitated by leading Global teams through various technologies and training methods.
She is a collaborative and responsive business partner who is approachable, knowledgeable and a clear communicator. Having an ability to build rapport with senior Executives, Susanne has also been successful in influencing and nurturing staff as she aims to enhance their potential.
Susanne has extensive experience with over fifteen years in social and sustainability management, in her consultancy roles in sustainability support to clients in thought leadership, external disclosures, and building corporate sustainability programs. Her strong experience in corporate sustainability, scientific research and implementation of sustainability programs, climate change and knowledge management in global organizations (including commercial, non-for-profit, and non-governmental), strong factors in her recognized status as an expert in sustainability issues. Susanne has assisted companies in developing GRI sustainability reports, become listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, develop Sustainability Strategy and assess climate change risks and opportunities.