Europa Capital, the pan-European real estate investment manager, has strengthened its sustainability and development team with the appointment of Chris Miller-Jones to the newly created role of ESG director.
Based in London, Miller-Jones will be responsible for managing Europa Capital’s sustainability goals and objectives. He will oversee the risks and impacts of sustainability initiatives on portfolio and asset performance, and across all funds and business lines.
Miller-Jones will report to Lynn Smith, Europa Capital’s head of sustainability and development. He will collaborate internally and externally to implement the vision, approach and delivery of Europa Capital’s sustainability strategy. He will be key to delivering the company’s ambition to become carbon neutral
across its operational direct real estate portfolio and corporate emissions by 2030, and its non-direct emissions by 2040.
Miller-Jones has nearly 25 years of experience in the sustainability sector.
He joins from BWB Consulting, where he spent the past two years supporting the development of the company’s ESG strategy and its commitment to net zero.
Before joining BWB Consulting, he worked for several leading sustainability advisory firms, including Arcadis, WSP, ERM and KPMG.
Miller-Jones has a BSc in environmental science from the University of Leicester, as well as a diploma in environmental management for business and commerce from Sheffield Hallam University.