Dr. Saskia JuretzekSenior Manager Sustainability, Allianz SE
Dr. Saskia Juretzek has been involved in corporate responsibility for more than 12 years. Her passion for sustainable corporate governance was sparked during her work for the international consultancy Accenture, where she supported the development of the Sustainability Services consulting unit. Since 2015, she has been driving sustainability at Allianz as Senior Manager Sustainability, advising country organizations on their local governance structures and sustainability strategies. She works on the integration of the UN Sustainable Development Goals and was responsible for group-wide sustainability reporting and auditing. Previously, she was responsible for strategic sustainability issues and reporting at Telefónica Germany. In her dissertation, Dr. Saskia Juretzek investigated what it takes to successfully implement sustainability strategies. She gives guest lectures at various German universities and is a member of the advisory board of the MBA Trend and Sustainability Management at Nürtingen Geislingen University. She is co-founder of Futurewoman, a network that makes women in sustainability more visible. She is currently writing a book on career paths in sustainability for Springer Publishing.