Bukky Bird

Bukky Bird

Company: Barratt Developments

Job title: Group sustainability director


Bukky joined Barratt Developments plc as Group Sustainability Director in January 2020, responsible for the overall sustainability strategy and for driving the next stage of business transformation for Barratt’s sustainability priorities.

A key focus for her is to ensure Barratt continues to play a key part in the future of sustainability in the UK and beyond and addressing the challenges facing the sector, including: decarbonisation, sustainable placemaking, responsible sourcing, ecology and biodiversity, efficient construction, and the ongoing trends of interconnectivity.

Before joining Barratt, Bukky was at Tesco plc where she held various senior leadership roles, including strategy, business transformation, sustainability and engineering operations. Prior to joining Tesco, she worked for WSP, where she held commercial and senior technical roles in energy management, sustainability and mechanical services engineering.