Esther Rodriguez is Senior Sustainability Advisor at Vattenfall, specializing in the implementation of sustainability standards and human rights due diligence across Vattenfall’s supply chain. Esther is also involved in cross cutting issues at Vattenfall that include: sustainable digitalization, Ethics, Compliance and Integrity, sustainability communications matters and stakeholder engagement.

Esther brings over 15 years of sustainability experience, having previously worked as responsible investment analyst, auditor and consultant. Before joining Vattenfall Esther was Associate Director at KPMG UK, where she led sustainability assurance engagements, Impact Valuation and worked on the integration of Sustainability Services across other KPMG offerings, e.g. Risk, Forensic, etc.

Esther is a qualified AA1000AS, ISAE3000, SA8000 and ISO 14001 auditor. She is holds a degree in Law , a Masters in European and Environmental Law (Nottingham University) and a Masters in Environmental Management (Manchester University).

Esther also sits at the Bettercoal Colombia Working Group and has also been regularly providing feedback to the TAC and MWG.