Emma is Director, Emissions & Environment in Westpac Institutional Bank.
Working across all areas of Westpac, Emma is responsible for leading the bank’s strategic and commercial response to climate change and developing effective client solutions for managing emerging carbon risks and opportunities.
From 2001 to 2007, Emma worked in Westpac Group Sustainability, and played a key role in developing Westpac's leading sustainability position. Emma was responsible for producing seven of Westpac’s sustainability reports and for developing the Westpac Group Climate Change Strategy.
Emma has been the Westpac representative on government and industry forums such as the Australian Business Leaders' Roundtable on Climate Change (2006), the Australian Business and Climate Group (2007) and the New South Wales Carbon Markets Taskforce (2009). She continues to represents the bank in a number of key public forums and plays a critical role in the Westpac Group approach to managing climate change issues and impacts.
Prior to Westpac Emma worked in Canberra. She holds a Bachelor of Asian Studies (Thai) Hons.