Jeremy Schwartz is a leading businessman, who has worked with some of the world’s most successful brands in roles such as Non-Executive Director, CEO and Managing Director. Currently, Jeremy is the Chairman of the Sustainability & Inclusion Transformation Practice for Kantar and the Non-Executive Director of Revolution Beauty. Throughout his career, Jeremy has passionately improved sustainability in corporate settings, launching several environmental campaigns and becoming renowned for fusing sustainability with commerciality.
Beginning his career as an Associate Consultant for The Boston Consulting Group, it wasn’t long before Jeremy began his history of working for credible businesses. In the 1990s, Jeremy worked as a Brand Manager for Kraft Heinz, before becoming the Marketing Director of L’Oreal. At L’Oreal, Jeremy was responsible for re-launching the phrase ‘Because I’m Worth It’, proving his expertise in marketing and brand management. He then went on to become the Director of Innovation & Marketing for Coca-Cola and the Director of Brand Marketing for Sainsbury’s. During his time at Coca-Cola, Jeremy was responsible for launching Coke Black- now known as Coke Zero.
As the CEO and Chairman of The Body Shop, Jeremy was renowned for launching the Enrich Not Exploit campaign – making profitable growth whilst adhering to sustainability policies. On a mission to make The Body Shop the most sustainable company in the world, Jeremy was the recipient of the World Retail Awards for Responsible Retailer and continued the visions of Dame Anita Roddick – the late founder of The Body Shop. Jeremy was also the founder of Sparky Foods, selling a range of food packed with Omega 3. Other prominent roles of Jeremy’s have included being the CEO of Pandora, Commercial & Marketing Director of Terra Firma Capital Partners, Senior Advisor of McKinsey & Company, Managing Director of L’Oreal and the CEO of The Sauce Co.
Throughout his career, Jeremy has passionately fused commerciality with sustainability and is now a popular sustainability speaker booked for corporate events. Moreover, his podcast Saving Tomorrows Plant is rated in the top 5% of podcasts worldwide. He is particularly passionate about climate change and renewable energy, using his prominence and platform to promote the importance of both. In his current role at Kantar, Jeremy is responsible for leading their sustainability policies and ensuring that they are transformational for the environment. Pioneering sustainable business practices, Jeremy is the perfect speaker to book on ESG, climate change and sustainability, covering the topic of inventing zero climate pollution in his speeches. When looking for a sustainability speaker with a proven track record, book Jeremy Schwartz today!
In October 2023 we sat down virtually with Jeremy Schwartz and discussed the role of technology and innovation in sustainability. Watch our Exclusive Interview with Jeremy Schwartz.
Jeremy Schwartz is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:
“It went really well with Jeremy, he did a very good job. His session was appreciated as it was crisp, full of real-life and experience examples, which made him very authentic, and also the fact that he knew our industry and really did some research on our business made it very impactful”
“Jeremy is an inspiring leader who is passionate about building teams and developing talent. He is a real creative thinker, supporting his team to articulate challenges and develop solutions”
“Jeremy is a great business coach. He’s helped me set clear and ambitious goals with a solid plan to achieve them. He’s continued to provide fantastic mentorship and his enthusiasm is contagious”