Alexandra Banks

Partner, Climate Change and Sustainability Services, EY Australia

Alexandra is a Partner in EY’s Oceania Climate Change and Sustainability Services practice, and EY’s Global Nature Leader. She is focused on sustainability and ESG strategy and transformation, particularly in relation to sustainable supply chains and responsible sourcing. Alexandra has worked at the interface of business and sustainability her entire career and is driven to support business to meet the challenge and opportunity of sustainable transformation. Alexandra has a particular passion for understanding and managing social and environmental impacts in complex value chains, particularly for forest impact commodities.

A qualified lawyer, Alexandra worked for an international environmental non-profit and the Australian Government prior to joining EY. Alexandra has lived and worked in northern Europe and across Southeast Asia and Oceania, spending much time in forests and communities at the frontline of sustainability. She has Bachelor’s degree in Arts (Political Science) and Law, as well as postgraduate qualifications in legal practice and public administration.