Olivia is a senior analyst within the Foundation's Insight and Analysis Team. She is currently supporting our Knowledge Partner, Arup, on a project to explore the value and process of implementing circular economy principles in the built environment. Olivia also works on the overall strategy and management of a portfolio of philanthropically funded research projects.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Olivia spent ten years in sustainability consultancy, advising businesses on their sustainability strategies, with a particular focus on environmental policy and regulation, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental risk. During this time she spent several years focused on the built environment sector, working collaboratively with engineers, architects, planners, local authorities and other key stakeholders to promote sustainable development projects and produce holistic environmental and sustainability assessments for large scale regeneration projects.