Andy Wales is Chief Digital Impact and Sustainability Officer for BT plc, where he leads on digital skills, digital and human rights, sustainability (with a big focus on climate change) and community engagement. He was previously Global VP Sustainable Development for AB InBev, having spent 10 years with SABMiller plc as Corporate Affairs Director Europe and SVP Sustainability. Andy has also held Corporate Responsibility and Strategy Director roles at the environmental services group Severn Trent and textiles firm Interface, Inc.
He is also a senior advisor at the Global Innovation Fund, leading the Advance sub-fund which invests in emerging market entrepreneurs on behalf of multinationals, and an active tech for good angel investor. He is a member of WWF UK’s Programme Committee, the Sainsburys Foundation Advisory Board and a non-executive director of WSUP.