Andrew Griffith MP – UK’s Net Zero Business Champion
Appointed by the UK Prime Minister to engage and mobilise the UK’s business community on Net Zero and showcase “UK plc” as a global leader in tackling climate change in the run up to COP26. Andrew was Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy from January 2018 to July 2018. He served as the Prime Minister’s Chief Business Adviser between July and December 2019. He was elected the Member of Parliament (MP) for Arundel and South Downs in 2019.
Mr Griffith served on Sky Group plc’s Board of Directors from 2008-19 as Chief Operating Officer and previously Chief Financial Officer. Throughout his tenure at Sky, the company was a leader in taking action on climate and the environment attaining carbon neutral status back in 2006. He is also a former Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of Just Eat plc.