Chris Benjamin, Director of Sustainability; Pacific Gas and Electric Corp.
At Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Chris Benjamin is the Director of Corporate Sustainability and leads a team responsible for PG&E's sustainability efforts and engagement, including working to integrate and align PG&E's sustainability strategy with its business strategy. This includes working collaboratively to measure, communicate, and elevate PG&E's sustainability commitment across the environmental, economic, and social dimensions of the business. His team is responsible for a variety of sustainability reporting, benchmarking, and strategic policy initiatives, including working to build climate resilience. His team actively engages with a broad range of stakeholders, including PG&E's external Sustainability Advisory Council, to guide and strengthen PG&E's sustainability strategy.
Prior to joining PG&E, Chris was a Vice President at Eastern Research Group and a Policy Associate for the National Recycling Coalition. He received a Masters of Environmental Management from Duke University and a B.A. from Boston College.