Chantal van der Watt is a Director in PwC’s Sustainability and Climate Change team. Chantal holds a Master of Science degree specialising in environmental science and has over 16 years of experience working with the public and private sectors. Chantal has focused on strategic sustainability initiatives and gained experience in project design, leadership, and management. She has also been involved with the detailed implementation of sustainability and climate change advisory and assurance programs for the private sector. Chantal has been involved with researching how integrated performance management within businesses can effectively support the resilience of the systems within which they exist. Her interests also lie in embedding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Taskforce for Climate-related Financial disclosure (TCFD) within an organisation, as a means to ensure their long-term viability and to maximise their contribution to the economy and society.