Charles Joly

Charles Joly

Company: The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Job title: Head of Sustainability


Charles is a sustainability practitioner with over ten years’ experience improving the social and environmental impacts of diverse high-profile organisations. He started his career as an environmental consultant in Scotland, advising public and private sector clients. He progressed to in-house corporate roles with the University of Portsmouth, the National Health Service and the Bank of England, delivering a number of award-winning sustainability initiatives and programmes. Charles joined the London School of Economics (LSE) in 2019, leading LSE’s sustainability team and helping LSE achieve its ambition of maximising its impact in shaping a sustainable future. Charles is driven by a desire to embed sustainability at the core of business, working in partnerships with others to drive positive change. 


Panel discussion 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm

Net-zero and the circular economy: What good business looks like in a post-pandemic world This live and interactive panel discussion will bring together the inspirational business leaders and circular economy exports to discuss how businesses can accelerate the transition to zero-waste by redesigning systems, shaking up business models and embracing a “regeneration” mindset. Discussion points: Beyond plastics: What’s the next big circular economy conundrum? Where waste…Read more

day: Day 3 – Net-Zero Resources