SocEnv WEBINAR // How CEnv Has Helped Me and My Career
21 Oct

21 Oct to 21 Oct

Chartered Environmentalists come from no single profession but operate across all professional sectors. Achieving the Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) registration denotes your sound knowledge, proven experience and a profound commitment to sustainable best practice within your field of expertise.

The Chartered Environmentalist qualification provides professionals with legal credibility enabling expert witness participation, professional standing recognising equality of excellence across a wide range of environment disciplines and opportunities for career progression.

In this webinar CEnv professionals join us to share their experiences of securing the designation, the opportunities which obtaining the qualification have presented and the positive impacts achieving CEnv has had on their work.

Secure your place at this webinar, learn more about the qualification and utilise the opportunity to ask CEnv's first hand about their experiences of holding the qualification.


We are delighted to be joined by 3 fantastic female Chartered Environmentalists for this webinar, who will provide loads of insight into how gaining (CEnv) registration has helped them to thrive.

Anya Ledwith CEnv FIEMA - Director at Eshcon Ltd

Anya Ledwith has a mission to make environmental management the business norm.

Founder of award-winning consultancy Eshcon, Anya works with start-ups, fast growth and corporates on ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems (EMS), SECR carbon reporting & ESOS energy audits.

Reducing impacts, cutting costs, saving time and winning business: This is Effective Environmental Management.

Anya is a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) via the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA), demonstrating a commitment to the environmental industry & leadership to others - clients, partners & other professionals.

Sophie Harris CEnv MSc MCIWEM C.WEM - Environmental Regulation and Response Manager at Thames Water

Sophie has worked in the highly regulated water industry for nearly two decades, overseeing the delivery of capital projects and working with both internal and external stakeholders at a strategic level to deliver sustainability outcomes. Today she leads a multi-skilled senior team of scientists and technical experts to ensure compliance with environmental regulation at Thames Water.

Sophie is passionate about sustainability and creating long term change to improve the environment. She has a BSc (hons) in Biology, an MSc in Environment Decision Making and is a Chartered Environmentalist through the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM). In her spare time she enjoys mentoring others to become Chartered. Currently she is studying an Executive MBA at Cranfield School of Management.

Chandra Kripa Dwarakanath CEnv - Principal Consultant at Jacobs

Kripa is a member of the IES and a professional reviewer for Chartered Environmentalists. She has a first degree in architecture and further in environmental planning. Currently Kripa works as technical lead at Jacobs, providing Sustainability and Equality and Inclusion advisory on rail, aviation, built environment and development management projects. She describes herself as a generalist who has a good grasp of issues at a strategic level and often gets involved at programme level or prefeasibility stages in projects. Kripa has led several sustainability appraisals (SA) of Local Plans/ Core Strategy and was an Expert Witness candidate.



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