Adani Transmission appoints Lisa MacCallum as Independent Director to strengthen ESG strategy
Adani Transmission (ATL), the electricity transmission and distribution company of the Adani Group, has appointed Lisa MacCallum as an independent director on its board of directors to bring broader knowledge and experience ATL’s environmental and social impact investments as well as governance and goal-oriented business.
MacCallum, founder of Inspired Companies, a company focused on business and branding, is ATL’s first non-Indian director and the second female director to join the board.
This decision is part of the company’s strategic efforts to strengthen its leadership and its ability to realize its environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) vision, stakeholder engagement and the influence of the international brand, ATL said in a statement.
MacCallum began his career in accounting, finance and consulting with KPMG in Australia and the United States. She then worked for a long time at NIKE Inc (2001-2014) based in the United States, being part of the executive management team in commercial and brand strategy roles and as vice president of corporate philanthropy. and investments in the global NIKE community.
She is currently a member of the ESG Advisory Board of KAO Corporation Japan and an independent non-executive director of Bond University Australia and Limeade, a Seattle-based employee experience company.
Lisa joins the ATL Board of Directors with extensive experience in building international multisectoral alliances and determined corporate leadership. World Economic Forum alumnus Young Global Leader is a Global Ambassador of the World Benchmarking Alliance for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and a recipient of the Meaningful Business Leadership 100 award. She recently completed a long term independent director term on the Board of Directors Committee on Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility of British Telecom PLC from 2015 to 2019.
Anil Sardana, Managing Director and CEO of Adani Transmission, said: “This appointment is an essential element of ATL’s desire to bring diversity and rich expertise in the field to achieve our ESG commitments and beyond. .