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Niall Dunne
Niall Dunne, Chief Sustainability Officer, BT Group plc

Niall works with the company’s Chief Executive, Chairman and executive management team to advance BT’s leadership as a responsible and sustainable business.

Before joining BT, Niall spent a decade leading sustainability practices in Saatchi & Saatchi and Accenture and also founded Bluvolution Ltd, a sustainability consultancy focused on the consumer foods and agricultural industries.

Niall was selected by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader (YGL) in March 2012. This honour is bestowed each year to recognize the most distinguished young leaders from around the world. Past YGLs include David Cameron and Google co-founder, Larry Page

Niall also sits on WEF's Sustainable Consumption Global Agenda Council. The council is responsible for identifying breakthrough ideas and new pathways to advance critical issues and ensure progress is made on sustainable consumption globally.

From Glenageary in Dublin, Niall was one of Ireland’s top 800 metre runners. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Manhattan College in New York.

Entries by Niall Dunne

Lean In: The Prize for Bigger Action On Climate Change is Prosperity for All

(10) Comments | Posted September 20, 2014 | 7:26 PM

As the film director Federico Fellini once said, to adopt a different language is to adopt different vision of life. If that's true, then there are encouraging signs that a different perspective on climate change is forming.

This week world leaders, from government, finance, business and civil society, will meet...

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How Sport Saved Me

(0) Comments | Posted March 13, 2014 | 11:13 AM

The first time I dropped out of college was somewhere in the winter months of 1994. I can't remember the exact date. There was no Damascus moment where I woke up and decided college wasn't for me, it just kind of happened over a period of weeks, until the point...

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