Catherine Westoby

Catherine Westoby

Company: BEIS

Job title: Head of Net Zero Business Engagement


Catherine is Head of Net Zero Business Engagement at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). In the year to COP26 she headed up the Together for Our Planet Business Climate Leaders campaign for Andrew Griffith MP in his role as UK Net Zero Business Champion. Catherine has over ten years’ experience in stakeholder engagement, having worked at Transport for London before joining BEIS in March 2020. During that time she led several high profile campaigns, including the stakeholder engagement campaign ahead of the introduction of London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in April 2019.


The Net-Zero Debate: Your decarbonisation questions, answered 11:35 am - 12:30 pm

Talking points:   What will it take to tackle the energy crisis? What is the role of oil & gas in reaching net-zero? Preparing for mandatory net-zero transition plans Why a unified voice around net-zero is more critical than ever Chaired by Laura Sandys, Non-Executive Director, SGN, Highview Power & Energy System CatapultRead more

stream: 2. NET-ZERO STAGE
day: DAY 1 - 1 March 2023
stream: Policy, frameworks and definitions