KEO International Consultants has been elected as a member of the board of directors of the Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) for the 2018-2019 term.
In this role, KEO will be contributing to the promotion of the council and its activities and directing the perusal of the council’s strategic plan.
The consultancy will be represented by Holley Chant, executive director of corporate sustainability, and supported by Martina Konrad, senior sustainability manager.
Holley Chant, executive director of corporate sustainability, said: “At KEO, we put sustainability at the heart of everything we do and we are committed to building greener future communities for the generations to come.”
Founded with the goal of advancing green building principles in the UAE, EmiratesGBC aims to protect the environment and ensure sustainability within the built environment.
“KEO’s support and active membership of EmiratesGBC over the past 10 years has been highly valued by the council and we look forward to even more accomplishments in the coming years,” said Saeed Al Abbar, chairman of the EmiratesGBC.
“As a member of the board, KEO can strengthen the composition of our board by offering progressive insights, gained from their industry experience, to help achieve a unified vision of sustainable urban development in the UAE,” he added.