Paulette Frank

Chief Sustainability Officer for Johnson & Johnson & Former Worldwide Vice President of Environmental Health, Safety and Sustainability for Johnson & Johnson

  • Named a Top 100 Woman in Sustainability by Sustainability Magazine
  • Named as one of the 100 Women of Impact by Entrepreneur Magazine
  • Board Member of Net Impact Boston
  • Former Vice President of Consumer Sustainability for Johnson & Johnson

When Paulette Frank is booked for events, they are known to discuss the following speaking topics:

Net Zero
Climate Action

Paulette Frank is the Chief Sustainability Officer at Johnson & Johnson, the world’s largest healthcare company. She has held several positions within the fields of the environment, health and safety and sustainability for over 30 years. As one of the leading figures within her field, and foremost a passionate environmentalist, Paulette frequently shares her knowledge with audiences to help educate the world on how to create a sustainable, and healthy, future for the environment and people.

Having gained her BSc in Biology from Duke University, Paulette then went on to complete her MSc in Environmental Management and Environmental Studies from the Yale School of Environment. For her former University, she was previously the co-chair and is currently a member of the centre for Business and the Environment Advisory Board at Yale. In 1997 she started her prestigious career in Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) and held various positions, each of increasing responsibility, for Johnson & Johnson. In 2009 she was then promoted to the Vice President of Consumer Sustainability and was head of the team which developed and executed their sustainability mission and then became the Worldwide Vice President in Environmental Health, Safety & Sustainability.

Since 2021 Paulette has been the Chief Sustainability Officer for Johnson & Johnson and has been responsible for ensuring the company is leading the way in their global environmental, sustainability and human rights strategies. In turn, this will propel the business towards a more equitable and sustainable future. Included in these initiatives is the company’s 2025 and 2030 climate goals. Alongside these responsibilities, Paulette is the co-chair of their Enterprise Governance Council and Supply Chain Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council.

Paulette has become one of the most revered and respected individuals in her field and there is no doubt she is at the forefront in the battle for the future of our planet. In recognition of her industry-leading career, Paulette has been named as one of the 100 Women in Sustainability 2022 by Sustainability Magazine and one of the 100 Women of Impact 2021 by Entrepreneur Magazine. During her keynote speeches, not only does she advise on how to take steps to ensure a more sustainable future for companies, but Paulette is also a firm believer in the motto ‘healthy people need a healthy planet’. When looking for a highly sought-after speaker on climate change and net zero, driven to ensure a more sustainable and resilient future, look no further than Paulette Frank to hire for your corporate event today.

To enquire about Paulette Frank for your event or corporate function, simply contact us via or call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553.