Sally Uren

Topic

Sustainability

Job Title

Chief Executive Officer

Company

Forum for the Future

Location

London, United Kingdom

Language

English

Why?

She is a passionate leader inspiring and equipping people and organisations to deliver systemic change for sustainability. She is a recipient of an OBE in the Queen’s New Years Honours List for services to sustainability in business.

Speaking Topics

  • Sustainability issues: system change for sustainability

  • Futures trends of sustainability

  • Rethinking corporate sustainability strategies

  • Regenerative agriculture

  • Transition to a circular (bio)economy

  • Transition to low or carbon positive economy

Expert Profile

Expert is Chief Executive at Forum for the Future with overall responsibility for delivering Forum’s mission to accelerate a big shift towards a sustainable. This involves working with leading organisations, businesses and Foundations to address complex challenges in diverse systems.
She helped initiate Net Positive, working to define the next wave of corporate sustainability. She is currently working to define Net Positive Plus.
She is a Co-Chair of the Independent Advisory Group advising Travalyst, the global travel and tourism collaboration led by the Duke of Sussex. She acts as a judge for a number of sustainability award schemes, including the Queens Award for Sustainable Development.
She is writing for a range of publications, with published articles in the New Statesman, Huffington Post, Management Today and The Independent.
In December 2017 she received an OBE in the Queen’s New Years Honours List for services to sustainability in business.

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