Insurance Australia Group has appointed Ramana James to the newly created position of Head of Group Shared Value.
Mr James comes to IAG from the role of national sustainability manager for property group Stockland, a position he held for five years. Previous to that role, he had worked across numerous sectors as a sustainability strategist both in Australia and Europe, with specific areas of expertise including environmental impact assessment, environmental management systems, environmental/sustainability reporting, due diligence and auditing.
Highlights of his career include the corporate responsibility function at Vodafone Australia in 2003.
In his new senior management role with IAG, Mr James will be leading the development of the group’s strategic platforms, projects and initiatives around sustainability, leadership and community engagement.