SocEnv CEO Emma Wilcox Wins CorporateLiveWire's Best Professional Certification CEO, 2018
04 September 2018
Emma Wilcox has won this years CorporateLiveWire Best Professional Registration CEO Award. Appointed CEO of Society for the Environment in July 2015, Emma’s achievements are nothing short of impressive, considering the organisation’s
The Society for the Environment operates under a Royal Charter to promote the advancement, knowledge, dissemination and education of good environmental practice for public benefit, as well as being the body responsible for registering environmental professionals.
The Society for the Environment has registered over 9,000 environmental
professionals to date — a figure that continues to grow year on year. It is
Emma’s leadership and vision that keeps the society flourishing. Emma has
successfully overseen the growth in number of registered environmental
professionals, alongside ensuring that the reputation of Chartered
Environmentalists and Registered Environmental Technicians is maintained
and enhanced. Furthermore, since starting her role, Emma has been highly
involved in ensuring that registered environmental professionals’ collective
voice can influence policy.
Emma possesses an impressive repertoire of accolades that prove her to be a professional CEO of excellent standard. She is a fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and a committee member of the European Network of Environmental Professionals, as well as a graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10k Small Business Programme. Emma’s strong academic and research background
is supported by her clear commitment and in-depth knowledge of public and
private sector landscapes in addition to commercial experience. During her
career, Emma has successfully demonstrated the ability to combine creative
and analytical thinking; leading multi-disciplinary projects and business
activities, navigating numerous complex challenges along the way.
The society is in a unique position, bringing together a range of disciplines and
sectors to reflect the multi-disciplinary practice of environmental professionals.
Consequently, Emma’s wide and varied expertise and practical experience —
which are demonstrated in her numerous certifications —mean she is the
most qualified and able professional within the sector to fill the requirements
of this demanding yet rewarding role. Hence, Emma’s receipt of this year’s Best
Professional Certification CEO award is well-deserved, recognising her among
the highest performing professionals in the field.
Taken from CorporateLiveWire Global Awards 2018