Session 5: Strategy and Targets: Achieving our commitments under the Paris Agreement - how to set achievable targets
Head of Corporate Responsibility | Corporate Affairs | Business Services
Miranda James is Head of Corporate Responsibility at ASB Bank, where she leads the Bank’s climate change and sustainability strategy. ASB’s climate change strategy is anchored in supporting customers on their own lower emission pathways.
With a background in strategic communications, Miranda has specialised in sustainability for 15 years across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. In previous roles her focus has covered renewable energy, green buildings, resilient communities, transport and now, financial services.
While working in local government she championed minimum sustainability standards in Auckland’s development areas and achieved New Zealand’s first Green Star Community rating. She’s also held senior roles at the New Zealand Green Building Council and the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority.