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Companies can turn a profit while creating positive outcomes for the environment and society. In fact, the best ones are.

Chris Hagler

Managing Director, Climate Change and Sustainability Services, Ernst & Young LLP

Sustainability leader. Passionate about leading environmental and societal transformation. Avid runner. Mother of two. Casual gardener.

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Chris is a motivated business leader who brings more than 20 years of strategy and business experience to her work with EY clients. By integrating environmental, social and governance aspects across client organizations, she assists companies in setting strategy and improving processes more easily to optimize results. 

Leveraging her extensive experience in sustainability and change management, Chris is responsible for the EY Sustainable Transformation methodology and leads the Outcomes Measurement and Valuation services globally.

Prior to joining the EY organization, she was the Global Managing Director, Strategic Services for a leading multinational management consulting firm. As an entrepreneur, she co-founded a boutique management consulting firm where she helped companies measure and reduce their social and environmental impacts.

Chris is an ISSP certified and SASB FSA Level II certified sustainability professional. She holds a Master of Science in Management from Georgia Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Toledo.

How Chris is building a better working world

“Environment sustainability is practicing business in a way that creates long-term value for companies and society. By helping companies connect what they do to the impact they create, they can make decisions that are better for their business, better for their stakeholders and better for our world.”

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