Umit Bhatia

Umit Bhatia


Director – Sustainability Strategy, West Asia Energy and Sustainability Services, JLL

Umit works as a Director – Sustainability Strategy, West Asia in JLL’s Energy and Sustainability Services group. In this role, she is responsible for defining/ re-defining Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) strategy in line with the client’s vision and ambition. Additionally, she is responsible for engagements with JLL Partners in the sphere of Sustainability Development.

Umit is a challenge driven certified Climate Change Transformation Leader with 20+ years of experience in BFSI and IT/ITES Industry. Prior to joining JLL, she has worked with the NatWest Group and pioneered the set-up of the ESG, and Occupational Health & Safety vertical for Asia region. She has rich experience in conceptualizing and executing ESG strategies with a strong foundational experience in occupational health and safety, statutory and regulatory compliance management, business intelligence, enterprise-wide risk management, automation, and credit assessment policy formulation.

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DAY 02 | Friday February 3, 2023
14:45 - 15:45

Executive Dialogue 5 – Intensifying Private Sector Climate Action through Datadriven Enterprise-level Energy Management Powered by Schneider

New Delhi

Session Brief: As of December 2022, 4,237 companies globally and 107 Indian companies have signed up for Science-Based Targets, which helps corporations set and meet emissions reduction targets from their operations to align with the 1.5°C, well below 2°C, or net-zero goals. These include companies which have committed to developing targets or have already set targets. Through this session, medium and large-scale enterprises and organisations can share the realised benefits of the adoption of data-driven techniques for energy management. They can further elaborate on how external and internal challenges have affected the uptake of measures for end-use energy management and how these were overcome. Organisations can highlight how their evolving energy strategy ties in with ESG compliance and broader climate goals while delivering financial savings. They can share such transferrable learnings among each other as well as with the audience to propel smoother adoption of energy management practices across sectors.