Elevating global sustainability

Shortlist announcement

22 July 2022


Hotel Bayerischer Hof, Munich

Awards Ceremony

13 October 2022


Hotel Bayerischer Hof, Munich

Awards Ceremony

13 Oct 2022

Spotlighting the sustainability leaders driving progress and impact

The World Sustainability Awards is a stand-out celebration of the individuals, teams and organisations driving positive change in corporate and social sustainability.

With over 150 entries, the spectacular ceremony was an opportunity to see the winners crowned live on stage and celebrate the function’s progress, together.

See our winners and an overview of their impressive projects and an insight into the judges’ reflections.

Be a part of something special

A night to remember

This was a night to celebrate your successes with your team, thank them for their hard work and be inspired by the progress taking place in the sustainability function globally

Networking drinks reception with pioneers in the global sustainability function

A live unveiling of the winners by climate change journalist Carl Nasman

Locally sourced vegetarian menu

After party with the recycled and upcycled Heineken greener bar

2022 judging panel

Ann Tracy
Chief Sustainability Officer
Colgate Palmolive
Charlene Lake
CSO & SVP Corporate Social Responsibility
Jim Andrew
Chief Sustainability Officer & Executive VP, Beyond the Bottle
Barjouth Aguilar Ayala
Head of Global Sustainability
Ezgi Barcenas
Anheuser-Busch InBev

Winners take home more than just a trophy

Earn recognition for excellence

Prove your impact to internal and external stakeholders

Stay ahead of your competitors

Show how your business meets the new sustainability expectations of customers​

Benchmark your achievements

Compare your approach to pioneering sustainability functions

Celebrate your success

Recognise your team for their achievements and hard work while motivating them to push further

Build a winning team

Attract and retain top ESG talent from around the globe

Influence change

Motivate your team to challenge the status quo & continually strive for the sustainability excellence


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