Kate Wolfenden

Co-Founder and Non Executive Director, Project X

Fuelled by an ever-increasing urgency to bring humans back into harmony with the fragile ecosystem that sustains our life, Kate believes in two things: Systems optimisation and systems change. Kate has brought together a select portfolio of systems change or systems optimisation initiatives that she is working with as a board member, advisor or special project in order to accelerate industrial and financial action on climate. Portfolio including Project X, Landscape Finance Labs, Estari Group, Tomorrow’s Capitalism Enquiry and Future Planet.

Prior to this Kate Co-Founded Project X. A systems optimisation focused initiative that enables entire industries to make difficult shifts in their sustainability agenda together, focusing on the lens of procurement. Kate’s background was a serial creative entrepreneur running several small businesses before moving into the NGO sector, developing and supporting corporate partnership and events programmes over 6 years for award winning charities such as Oxfam, Carbon Disclosure Project and Childreach International.

In session: Moving the Climate Needle: New Technologies and Business Models