Chief Sustainability Officer
Julia Barrett has led Willmott Dixon’s sustainability agenda since 2012. Willmott Dixon is a privately-owned contracting and interior fit-out group. Founded in 1852, it creates value for customers, stakeholders and communities by working in a sustainable and responsible way to shape the built environment and make a positive impact to society’s well-being.
Julia chairs the company’s Gender Diversity Steering Group and is a board member of both the Aldersgate Group and Supply Chain Sustainability School. She is passionate about sustainability, and inspiring and leading change across the built environment sector.
An experienced environment and sustainability professional, Julia is a Chartered Engineer, Chartered Environmentalist and Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers. She previously worked for Cambridgeshire County Council, the Environment Agency and ICI in various technical and commercial roles.