Roxanne Ratcliff Head of Corporate Responsibility

Roxanne is Head of Corporate Responsibility in the people team. She is responsible for framing and driving the firm’s responsible business agenda and contributing to the firm’s work on ESG, Net Zero and inclusive employment. In addition to leading on the firm’s own ESG performance she advises and collaborates with clients as a senior sustainability professional.

Roxanne is a member of the Responsible Business Committee, the Community Impact Committee, the Environment Committee and the Diversity and Inclusion Group. She represents the firm in a number of external forums in relation to responsible business and sustainability.
Roxanne has a breadth of experience as a senior sustainability profession and leader within the people team. She shapes strategy and leads a team that covers sustainability reporting, benchmark participation, ESG assessment, diversity and inclusion, social mobility, business and human rights, community impact, stakeholder engagement and select environmental projects.

Prior to joining Burges Salmon in 2019 she was on the management team of an award-winning sustainability consultancy delivering projects across Europe for international brands. She developed responsible business approaches that were purpose-led and contributed to research for the UN, UKGOV and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.