Sam Baker has been a strategy consultant at Deloitte since 1998, where he is focused on corporate purpose and strategy, the SDGs and climate change, ESG, and Impact definition and reporting (now part-time). He is currently leading the Goal13 Impact Platform initiative with the CBI, Chapter Zero, A4S, the Met Office, and Dell to build a public repository of corporate actions on climate change.
He is also independently organizing a walk to CoP to build cross-stakeholder engagement on Climate Change (Walk2CoP26).
Sam recently completed 6 months as part-time strategic advisor to Chapter Zero and 18 months with WEF / the International Business Council on establishing common (ESG) metrics for long term value creation.
He has previous involvement in many cross organization initiatives to promote the SDGs and Climate Transition including GSMA’s Data for Good, GESI’s Digital with Purpose, BiTC’s Global Goals working group, and the Impact Investing Alliance. Sam is a frequent judge / panelist in this domain including CBI Achieving Net Zero Conference, the Good Festival, GSMA’s Global Mobile Awards (SDG and Climate Categories, since 2016), the BiTC Unilever Global Development Award, and ICAEW’s Finance for the Future awards.