Chief Sustainability Officer, JLL
Erin Meezan is Chief Sustainability Officer, responsible for executing JLL’s industry-leading sustainability program.
Erin joined JLL in September 2022 from Interface Inc., the global flooring manufacturer and renowned sustainability pioneer. As CSO for Interface, she was the key architect in creating the company’s latest mission Climate Take Back and the framework for its implementation that led to Interface’s carbon negative products launched in 2020.
Under Erin’s leadership, Interface achieved early success of it’s sustainability mission to have zero environmental impact by 2020. Erin also led the company to achieve carbon neutrality across all of its product lines and led the effort for Interface to achieve carbon neutrality across its full enterprise announced in 2022.
Erin is a recognized sustainable business advisor and frequent lecturer on sustainable business to senior management teams, universities and business audiences around the world. Her most recent TED video released this year discusses what nature can teach us on sustainable business. She’s a key character in the awarded Beyond Zero Documentary, by filmmaker Nathan Harvey that details the story of corporate transformation.