Julia Giannini

Julia Giannini

Company: Bupa

Job title: Group Head of Environment and Climate Action


Julia Giannini is a corporate sustainability specialist, specialising in sustainable business transformation to drive long term business value, brand differentiation and real world climate action. As Group Head of Environment and Climate Action at Bupa, Julia has overseen the development of Bupa’s Net Zero by 2040 ambition and 1.5 degree aligned science based targets, and is working cross-functionally across the international business to collaboratively establish the decarbonisation roadmaps to deliver success. Prior to Bupa, Julia developed and led the Climate Action strategy at ITV, establishing the business’s first industry leading climate action and Net Zero targets and embedding climate action throughout the organisation.  Julia has held roles at leading corporate sustainability and social purpose consultancies, leading on sustainability strategy development and execution across multiple industries including FMCG, telecommunications and finance. Julia holds a MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, specialised in Business and Environment. Outside of work, Julia is a member of a dance company and a keen tennis player.



QUICKFIRE CASE STUDIES: Each phase of your net-zero journey, covered 2:20 pm - 3:00 pm

Hear from speakers at 3 different stages of their net-zero transitions. Talking points:  Starting points: Formulating a plan and building out your net-zero strategy Once the target is set: immediate priorities and planned milestones Driving engagement across the business and with investors to ensure continual progress Chaired by Sarah George, Senior Reporter, edieRead more

stream: 2. NET-ZERO STAGE
day: DAY 1 - 1 March 2023
stream: Strategising, embedding & transition planning