Head of Corporate Responsibility
Gemma Jones is the Head of Corporate Responsibility at abrdn, a global asset manager, and is accountable for driving the corporate environmental, social and governance agenda globally. A core component of this is delivering the company’s environmental strategy, including operational Net Zero goals with a focus on a just transition, setting targets and ensuring the company fulfils all its reporting requirements. It also includes defining and implementing education and culture change programmes to help create positive change. Recognising that the major challenges we are all facing today need collective solutions working with peers, clients, policymakers, and charities to develop approaches targeted at the areas of greatest need is a major focus.