Grosvenor Americas appoints ESG director
Grosvenor Americas has appointed Lauren Krause as environment, social & governance (ESG) director.
She will lead Grosvenor in its World Green Building Council’s (WGBC) Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment, which includes achieving net-zero operating emissions by 2030. In addition, Krause will enhance Grosvenor’s existing focus on delivering social benefit and lead the company’s equality, diversity and inclusion committee. Krause will also head up Grosvenor’s charitable giving efforts.
Steve O’Connell, chief executive of Grosvenor Americas, said, “We created this position to further shape Grosvenor Americas’ commitment to creating positive social impact through our work in the cities where we own and develop properties. This is a progressive step toward helping to future proof Grosvenor and our partners for environmental resilience and to ensure we are doing what we can for socioeconomic change — we are very pleased Lauren is leading us in this