President, CCUK

Christian Polman BS ’05 MBA ’11

Christian is an experienced London-based strategy executive with a passion for sustainability, impact and ensuring that business is a force for good. Christian uniquely combines a passion for sustainability with vast experience in strategy (ex-Bain) marketing and digital experience (ex-Digitas), and client and team leadership. He has spent over 18 years creating value for global companies such as BMW, ASUS, Merck, Thomson Reuters, General Motors, Unilever, VW, and P&G – most recently as MD UK at a German brand storytelling agency. Prior to that he was the Chief Strategy Officer at LSE AIM-listed Ebiquity plc, where he led the firm’s overall corporate strategy & service innovation, partnerships with Google & Meta, and oversaw all marketing and research. He currently advises corporates on ESG topics in collaboration with GLG’s Strategic Projects team, and is an angel and seed investor/advisor to several impact-oriented and cleantech startups, including impact measurement platform UpMetrics and low-carbon bank switching provider MotherTree. Christian was raised internationally and holds an MBA and a B.S. from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.

Upcoming Events

Start Date Name Details Location Price Status
12 June 2024 Professional

Mobilising Capital for Climate Action

Research presentation, panel and networking event
Fordham University London, 2 Eyre Street Hill, London, UK £45.00 Unlimited tickets
Fordham University London, 2 Eyre Street Hill, London, UK £45.00 Unlimited tickets
18 September 2024 Professional

How Regeneration is Reshaping Business

Panel presentation and networking event
£45.00 48 Qty Available
£45.00 48 Qty Available