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Irena Pichola

Global Government & Public Services Climate Action and Sustainability Lead

Irena Pichola

Irena has more than 20 years of professional experience in sustainability, climate change, economics, and public sector. She is a Partner at Deloitte, responsible for Sustainability & Economics Consulting Central Europe practice (17 countries across Central Europe) which she established and developed over the years. During this time, Irena delivered more than 1000 assignments of different kinds for both public and private sector advising on strategic transformations, decarbonization, stakeholder management, and disclosures to name a few. She is heavily involved in the business-government cooperation related to sustainability challenges and led flagship projects involving national priorities and strategy related to Sustainability.

Apart from acting as the Global Government & Public Services Climate Action and Sustainability Lead, Irena is also co-leading strategic development of Public sector in Poland and Central Europe as well as is representing climate/sustainability perspective in global and EU related developments for Smart Cities. She holds a certificate of completion of the Future Leaders Program organized by the World Business Council of Sustainable Development and since 15 years is a lecturer at post-diploma studies on sustainability and climate change. Irena completed the Advanced Management Program from IESE Business School.

Irena Pichola