Head of Sustainability – Europe
Anita is an experienced sustainability practitioner, with 22 years’ experience in sustainability and environmental management spanning the energy, water, waste, property and construction sectors. She is currently responsible for leading the environmental and social sustainability strategy for Lendlease’s Europe Region.
Prior to her relocation to London, Anita led the sustainability strategy for Lendlease’s $6 billion Barangaroo South development. This waterfront urban renewal project, located on the western edge of Sydney’s CBD is the largest project in Sydney since the 2000 Olympics and has contractual commitments to deliver world’s best practice sustainability outcomes including becoming Australia’s first carbon neutral precinct. It was the first project to have its Road Map signed off by the C40 / Clinton Climate Initiative as a participant in the Climate Positive Development program.
Anita returned to Lendlease after two years leading the energy and sustainability business line of Jones Lang LaSalle in Australia and sustainability strategy across Asia Pacific. Prior to that she was responsible for leading the social and environmental sustainability programs of Bovis Lend Lease across the Asia Pacific region, including projects and teams in Australia, China, Singapore, Japan and Malaysia.