18 Jan 2024
Today, Thursday 18th January, The Clean Growth Leadership Network (CGLN) is delighted to announce the appointment of Joan MacNaughton as the new Chair of the Board. A respected leader in the climate community, Joan brings a wealth of expertise and a distinguished track record in advancing initiatives that drive the transition to a more sustainable world.
With Joan’s dedicated experience to fostering innovative thinking within the energy and other hard-to-abate sectors, Joan embodies the values and vision of the CGLN Network. Her strategic insights and experience will play a pivotal role in steering our organisation towards greater achievements in accelerating the shift to a clean global economy.
“Joan MacNaughton’s appointment as Chair of the Board marks an exciting new chapter for the CGLN”, said Executive Director, Yulia Chekunaeva. “Her leadership and profound understanding of the challenges and opportunities within the climate sector will be invaluable as we endeavour to create a robust network that will help turn vision into action.”
As Chair of the Board, Joan MacNaughton will leverage her expertise to spearhead collaborative efforts among key figures across policymaking, finance and industry. Her vision aligns seamlessly with our organisation’s mission to build a powerful, global network that fosters innovation and drives impactful change in the pursuit of a sustainable future.
“I am honoured to join the CGLN as Chair of the Board,” said Joan MacNaughton. “I look forward to working alongside the passionate individuals within the organisation, to harness our collective knowledge and drive tangible progress towards a greener world.”
Under Joan’s guidance, the CGLN will focus on cultivating a dynamic platform that encourages dialogue, collaboration and the fruitful exchange of innovative ideas. Together, we will amplify our efforts to support initiatives that promote clean technologies, enhance resilience and address climate challenges head-on.
The CGLN extends a warm welcome to Joan and is excited about the opportunity to harness Joan’s leadership and expertise to make significant strides in advancing our organisation’s mission.