Mary Child

Mary Child

Company: Nespresso

Job title: Sustainability lead


Currently Sustainability Lead at Nespresso UK & ROI, Mary Child oversees the company’s sustainability initiatives – from developing and implementing Nespresso’s roadmap towards carbon neutrality by the end of 2022 in the UK and Republic of Ireland, to leading the first UK category-wide recycling programme for coffee pods (Podback) on behalf of Nestlé and Nespresso.

Mary is also a member of the Nestlé Plastic and Packaging committee, working towards 100% reusable or recyclable packaging by 2025, and a UK representative on sustainability topics within the global Nespresso sustainability network and British Coffee Association. Prior to joining Nespresso, Mary held the role of sustainability consultant at specialist environmental agency, Walker Resource Management (WRM).