Sustainability Insights Director,
Edward is Sustainability Insights Director with FTSE100 real estate leaders Landsec, delivering sustainable design and innovation projects across their extensive commercial property portfolio and development pipeline. Landsec are increasingly recognised as a pioneer for their sustainability programme which includes large-scale investment into clean energy, cutting edge research into climate risk and creation of social value through community employment programmes, and have achieved international recognition through the Dow Jones Sustainability Index and ranking UK first in the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark. Ed is a critical thinker and believes in the power of organisational behaviour and leadership theory as a tool to address sustainability challenges, and is a recent graduate of the Executive Education for Sustainability Leadership course at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, USA. Ed has 16 years’ in-house, consulting and contracting experience from both listed and privately-owned companies throughout the built environment sector, and holds an Executive MBA with Distinction from Cass, one of the UK’s highest-ranking business schools.