Emily McBride (MCIM) is an experienced strategic marketing and communications professional and is the newest member to the Action Sustainability team. Emily heads up marketing strategy for Action Sustainability and the Supply Chain Sustainability School and has over 10 years diverse professional experience across a number of markets with a strong acumen for international business culture, marketing strategy, brand management, corporate communications and business development and training.
Emily previously worked for a global professional consultancy and was responsible for all marketing activities within the Europe, Africa and Middle East regions. She has worked across many geographies and is passionate about maintaining strong cultural awareness and corporate and social responsibility within an organisation.
Emily has a BA in Media & Information and a BA in Asian Studies, and a Professional Diploma (Hons) in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. She is also a Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Programme alumni and was an advocate for the programme nationally as a member of the Association for JET in Japan, and also on the JET Alumni Association Committee in the UK. Emily is an enthusiastic public speaker and has spoken at the JET Returner Conference and at the Orientation Conferences in Tokyo. She is also fluent in Japanese.
As is fitting with her international experience, Emily loves travelling, travel planning, (party) event planning and is always looking out for good camping spots. She is exploring her newly found hobby of furniture upcycling.
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