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Terence Jeyaretnam FIEAust CPEng EngExec

Climate Change and Sustainability Services, EY

Terence is a Partner with EY’s Climate Change and Sustainability team based in Melbourne and EY Australia’s Reconciliation Leader. Terence is an environmental engineer and an environmental and sustainability advisory and assurance specialist with over twenty-five years’ experience in advising governments and corporations on sustainability issues. Until its acquisition by EY in 2014, Terence was Founder/Executive Director of Net Balance, Australia's largest standalone sustainability and climate change practice at the time, one of Australia’s first B Corporations, twice-rated by Business Review Weekly as one of the 100 fastest-growing companies in Australia.

Terence is a non-executive director of Global Citizen (Australia), Fairtrade Australia and New Zealand, Food Frontier and Legal Sector Alliance and is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Southern Queensland. He acts as a Senior Advisor for SASB (Sustainability Accounting Standards Board) in Australia and is a member of the Technical Working Group of CDSB (Carbon Disclosure Standards Board). Terence was named a top ten young engineer by Engineers Australia in 2004. Terence is a Fellow and Engineering Executive of Engineers Australia and formerly chaired both Sustainable Engineering Society and the College of Environmental Engineers.