Dame Polly Courtice
Director University of Cambridge
Dame Polly Courtice is Director of the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL). She is also Founder Director of The Prince of Wales's Business and Sustainability Programme, and Academic Director of the University’s Master of Studies in Sustainability Leadership. She is a Director of Judge Business School Executive Education Limited, and a member of the University’s Environmental Sustainability Strategy Committee and the Board of Executive and Professional Education.
In 2016 she was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire for services to Sustainability Leadership. Also in 2016 she received a Lifetime Achievement Award at Ethical Corporation’s annual Responsible Business Awards. In 2018 she received a Lifetime Achievement Award from BusinessGreen for her work building a community of sustainability leaders over 30 years.
Polly holds a BA from the University of Cape Town and an MA from the University of Cambridge.