2014 - Technology, Telecom & Media

Technology, Telecom & Media

GOERTZ, Andrea

Andrea Goertz

Senior Vice-President, Strategic Initiatives and Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer, TELUS Corporation

As Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer at TELUS, Andrea Goertz has taken the lead on many of the company’s key CSR initiatives. Under Andrea’s guidance, teams across the organization are tasked with reducing waste and adopting green processes in order to meet the company’s 2020 energy and GHG reduction targets. Realizing that buildings account for more than 70% of the company’s climate footprint, Andrea has been focusing on reducing the environmental impact of the company’s real estate portfolio, including launching the construction of a series of LEED-certified buildings. She also implemented the Work Styles program that supports employees’ ability to telecommute.