The Team


Systemic Initiatives

Lily Shepherd

Lily Shepherd

Programme Manager

Role at the Foundation

Lily is the Programme Manager for Strategic Engagements in the New Plastics Economy initiative. She works with businesses to develop their plastics strategy and leads on metrics and measurement of progress towards a circular economy for plastics. Lily set up the reporting framework for the Global Commitment and led the writing and delivery of the Global Commitment 2020 Progress Report.


Before joining the Foundation, Lily spent four years working as a strategy consultant at Monitor Deloitte, supporting clients with strategy and innovation for the digital economy. She began her career in public affairs, monitoring and advising on policy development and engagement in Westminster, London. Lily has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.

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