In another sign that the FM sector is building up its green credentials, Tracy Nilsson will join ISS as Global Head of Sustainability on 1 January 2022. With the hire of an experienced international profile that has spent most of her career working with sustainability, ISS says it is substantially strengthening the positive contribution to the societies it is part of and the clients it works for.
Tracy Nilsson joins ISS from Adidas where she has held a position as Senior Director, Global Environment. Previously she held leading sustainability roles with Lululemon, ThinkStep, and IKEA. Tracy Nilsson is also a Steering Committee Member at the United Nation Fashion Industry Charter for Climate.
“Tracy has a solid track record of improving the sustainability agenda substantially in the organisations she has worked for. I am confident she will also play a vital and positive role at ISS, as we strengthen our sustainability profile and offerings further in the years to come. We are fully committed to carrying out our operations and delivering our services in a sustainable way. It’s our societal responsibility, our license to operate and ultimately the key driver for success and future growth,” says Group COO at ISS, Troels Bjerg.
Tracy Nilsson says:
“This gives me a huge amount of energy and passion for the work ahead and I look forward to making things happen, together. I can’t wait to get started and I’m honoured and humbled to play my part in leading ISS’s change journey to a more sustainable future.”
In her past career, Nilsson has developed and executed global sustainability strategies, visions and plans for global brands that successfully connect business strategies and performance demands with sustainability concepts to improve and drive positive impact on business and society.
Nilsson has lived and worked in Asia, Europe and North America. Currently she is based in Hong Kong, but she will now relocate to Copenhagen with her family.”