Mayuko Totsuka is the Sustainability and Net Zero Carbon Lead for the Strategic Advisory business in the Middle East at Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group. As part of her role, she helps clients across the public and private sectors create building and infrastructure assets that are climate resilient and enables them to achieve their Net Zero goals. With a background in Environmental Science and Policy, she is passionate about sustainable development enabled by the science-policy interface, especially concerning climate change and biodiversity. Mayuko has over 12 years of experience in Sustainability and Management Consulting in the UAE and Japan.Her expertise includesSustainability Strategy, Strategic Environmental Planning and Business Transformation. Her areas of expertise include Sustainability Reporting, Materiality Assessment, ESG Investing,as well asGreen Buildings Advisory, HSE Internal Audit, and Environmental Impact Assessment.She has extensive experience in Real Estate, Aviation, Defense, Hospitality and Construction, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Government and Public Sector. She has worked on projects across the Middle East, Africa and Asia regions.