Cate Harris

Group Head of Sustainability & Lendlease Foundation, Lendlease

For more than 20 years, Cate has been actively involved in the design, planning, delivery and management of sustainability strategies across both the public and private sectors.

Having completed a secondment as the Executive Director at the UN Global Compact Network Australia (GCNA), Cate returned to Lendlease in 2018 in the role of Group Head of Sustainability and Lendlease Foundation, responsible for the remit of both functions across Lendlease’s operations globally, leading the execution of Lendlease’s industry leading Mission Zero Strategy and 1.5 degree aligned targets, in addition to their social value creation target.

Cate was recognised as one of the 2023 Eco-Business Sustainability Leadership A List winners, as well as being voted one of the FS Sustainability 50 Most Influential Corporate ESG Leaders in 2023.