Todd Melendy

Vice President - Sustainability & Compliance, Celestica

Recognizing that sustainability performance can be a competitive differentiator, through employee engagement, increased transparency in reporting, customer collaborations and publicly stated objectives, Todd has been instrumental in setting Celestica on course to be the sustainability leader in its industry.   His efforts areworking:  In the last three years Celestica has gone from being a private discloser under the CDP to a public reporter with a score of 62 in 2012 to 76 in 2013 and a target of 85+ and Performance Leader in 2014. The fact this effort has been led by a senior executive has brought focus at all levels of the organization.

Emechete Onuoha

Vice President Global Government Affairs (Canada), Xerox Canada

Emechete has been focussed on helping Xerox master the art and science of profiting from good behaviour. He created an enterprise Sustainability Champions Program, developed online sustainability training content for employees, established a Sustainability Internship Program in collaboration with Environmental Defence, and helped the supply chain organization to develop a returns program that ultimately saw a 300% increase in the volume of recovered spent imaging supplies diverted from potential landfill disposal.   Xerox has reduced GhG by over 42% since 2003, and energy consumption by 31%, while investing heavily in R&D and green chemistry to eliminate toner waste and packaging. Learn more about Emechete...