Andreas Ahrens

Andreas Ahrens

Company: Inter IKEA Group

Job title: Head of Climate


Andreas Ahrens, MSc in Engineering, leads the climate agenda for Inter IKEA Group (the IKEA franchisor) and the full IKEA value-chain – from material extraction & processing to product end-of-life.

He also leads the connected strategic initiative to secure that IKEA develops the organisation to meet the set strategic commitments and targets to become climate positive by 2030 by reducing more greenhouse gas emissions than the IKEA value chain emits, while growing the IKEA business.

He has previously worked extensively with sustainability integration, product development and supply chain management with focus on climate and circular economy.


Panel discussion 10:05 am - 10:50 am

The Decade of Delivery: Business Leadership for a Net-Zero Economy This live and interactive panel discussion is all about making net-zero ‘Mission Possible’ for your business. Our panel of sustainable business leaders and climate experts will discuss how environmental and social sustainability can be aligned with core purpose, and explore exactly what makes a successful…Read more

day: Day 1 – Business Leadership