Fiona Reynolds, the outgoing CEO of the Principles for Responsible Investment, will join the former chiefs of BP and the Australian Red Cross on PwC’s new ESG advisory group.
The Australian arm of the financial services titan says the body will guide its ESG goals as well as working directly with PwC Australia clients.
“This critical role will not only help PwC Australia play a leading role in the ESG revolution, but will also help drive the changes that will benefit people and the planet,” said Reynolds, who will return from the UK to Australia, her home country, next year as she begins a new role as CEO of publishing house Conexus Financial.
Other members to have so far been named to the advisory group include Greg Bourne, a former president of BP Australasia and now chair of a wind farm project near Sydney. Bourne, who also headed BP’s Latin American exploration arm in Venezuela in the 1990s, spent nearly six years as CEO of WWF Aust…