Job title: Global Director of Purpose and Impact
Fiona joined the global purpose-driven sports entertainment league, SailGP, with a mission to help make sustainability and inclusivity essential to the fabric of sport. Fiona is the mastermind of the SailGP Impact League – a world-first in sport which sees athletes race to win two podiums: one for sporting performance and one for the planet.
With an exceptional track record of shaping social impact strategy, promoting gender equality and campaigns for some of the world’s most high-profile sports brands and talent, she was the driving force behind Sky’s corporate and social purpose team, The Bigger Picture, and led the Sky Ocean Rescue consumer campaign.
Fiona is proud to be an Ambassador for Meaningful Business, a member of the British Paralympic Association’s Social Impact Committee, an advisory board member at 17 Sport, a Non-Executive Board Member of the Manchester Originals, and is on the steering group for SportsPro’s NEW ERA Programme.
CASE STUDIES & FIRESIDE CHAT: The just transition, in action: Learning from the leaders 9:45 am - 10:30 am
We know the people-and-planet-first future we want achieve, but how are we going to get there? This hybrid session will kick off with an industry-leading example of social and environmental sustainability going hand-in-hand, followed by an audience-led fireside chat about the drivers, challenges and opportunities of re-positioning business as a genuine force for good. Talking…Read more
stream: 1. STRATEGY STAGE
stream: COP27, the Global Goals & our just transition
day: Day 2 - 2 March 2023