Harriet Howey is responsible for global non-financial reporting at Diageo. With a career spanning reporting and communications in not-for-profits and corporates in Europe and Asia Pacific, Howey is a passionate advocate for sustainability and impact communication. She also firmly believes in the power of leveraging data to engage stakeholders and, ultimately, drive change. Her current role encompasses reporting on all sustainability and responsibility work delivered across Diageo’s 23 markets and activity across more than 180 countries in all. Every year, her team delivers one of the fastest published integrated annual reports in the world, including a comprehensive GRI submission, UN Global Compact advanced-level index, Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosures update, and Sustainability Accounting Standards Board response.
I felt this conference was life changing. I am truly inspired and am plotting both career and personal changes to live up to the great lessons I learned. Both the sessions and the networking were vital.