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Sustainability in Action

13 June 2023
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Join us for a panel discussion on sustainability in action featuring member companies of the Danish-UK Association.

13 June 2023
16:15 – 18:00
5 Howick Pl
United Kingdom
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Free to DKUK members and guests of the panellists Non-members: £10 plus Eventbrite fee

To mark the release of DKUK and Planet One Point Five’s sustainability report ‘Green Horizon’, we are bringing the contributing companies together for a panel discussion to explore the report findings further. 

We have surpassed the days where the main question about corporate sustainability was “why”. Now, the question is rather “how”. In this panel discussion we are highlighting some inspiring examples of sustainability strategies that are effective in delivering progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. 

Join us at Ørsted’s office in central London for this lively panel discussion exploring best sustainability practices. With the aim to inspire the direction of your next steps in your sustainability journey.

This event is about connecting with others over the topic of sustainability and hopefully will leave you feeling inspired.

  • Programme
  • Speakers
  • Supporters
16:30Panel discussion
17:30Networking and light refreshments
Kathy James, Public Affairs and Sustainability Advisor: ROCKWOOL Ltd

Kathy is the sustainability specialist, co-ordinating CSR and community relations activity.
She manages ROCKWOOL’s collaborations with stakeholders from industry and academia to establish decarbonisation pathways and accelerate the development of new technologies.

Andrew Byrne, Managing Director: DFDS Seaways UK

Andrew joined DFDS in the position of Managing Director for the UK Ferry Division at the start of 2018. Andrew is responsible for all activities at Immingham, the largest single operational hub in the DFDS Network. This position ensures the 600 employee, 175 acre site, operates safely, efficiently and effectively, whilst continually adapting to customers’ needs and updates in legislation. Andrew is a member of the Department for International Trade’s Transport Advisory Group, as well as a member of the Hull and Humber Chamber of Commerce and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.

Siobhan Riordan, Head of Sustainability UK&I: ISS UK

Siobhan brings 20 years of experience of Sustainability within FM. Siobhan is an expert in the field of sustainability and the built environment, with extensive knowledge of FM. AS Head of Sustainability for ISS, Siobhan has played a pivotal role in shaping the organisation’s strategy and initiatives to drive sustainable practices across a wide range of sectors. Throughout their career, Siobhan has demonstrated commitment to sustainable development and social responsibility. Having successfully implemented various transformational strategies within in-house roles and also consulting to advise organisations as a specialist.

Richard Crossick, Head of Public Affairs UK: Ørsted
Daniel Scott, General Manager UK: Danfoss