Director, Business Strategy and Partnerships
Expertise: Business climate change and sustainability strategies; corporate sustainability reporting and disclosure; business engagement on climate and energy policy
Meg Storch is the Director of Business Strategy and Partnerships at the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), which has been consistently named one of the top global environmental think tanks. She directs the multi-sectoral, invitation-only C2ES Business Environmental Leadership Council (BELC). With combined revenue of $2 trillion and 3.5 million employees, the BELC is the largest U.S.-based group of companies devoted to climate- and energy-related policies and solutions.
Ms. Storch has directed several C2ES research initiatives on climate-related business strategies, including the center’s projects on low-carbon business innovation and on business strategies for enhancing resilience to climate impacts. Ms. Storch also sits on the steering committee of the annual EPA Climate Leadership Awards and conference.
Prior to joining C2ES, Ms. Storch was a Manager of Corporate Accountability at Ceres, a national network of investors, environmental organizations, and public interest groups working to address sustainability challenges such as global climate change. She advised companies on public disclosure of sustainability risks and opportunities and facilitated multi-stakeholder dialogues among companies, investors, and public interest groups on a diverse range of corporate sustainability issues.
Ms. Storch earned a Master of Science degree in foreign service, with a concentration in international business-government relations and an honors certificate in international business diplomacy at Georgetown University. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in foreign languages, cum laude, from Georgetown University.