Based in London, Denise leads sustainability strategy and stakeholder engagement projects spanning a variety of sectors, with an emphasis on pharmaceutical, food and beverage and energy sectors.
She also leads SustainAbility’s European membership of the Engaging Stakeholders Network, contributing to research on stakeholder engagement and transparency.
Prior to joining SustainAbility, Denise worked in a variety of roles in the UK and beyond. She has experience primarily in stakeholder engagement and socio-economic development, with core skills in qualitative research and analysis, relationship-building and project management. She also worked with the London 2012 Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) as the primary liaison with 15 nations participating in the Games from the Americas region.
Subsequently she went on to work with a small London-based consultancy in public and stakeholder engagement and consultation for clients including infrastructure and energy companies. Denise also has international experience working with both national and global development organisations and NGOs, mainly in Latin America and India, and focusing on social challenges for internally displaced persons and strategic planning for environmental and disaster risk reduction.