12 & 13 Feb 2025
NEC Birmingham

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Karen Leppard, Head of sustainability & ESG, GXO

Karen Leppard has over 10 years’ logistics experience in a variety of senior roles from Quality and Environmental Lead to Head of Sustainability and ESG. Sectors include chilled and ambient food and retail in both customer and internal facing roles. She has an MSc in Supply Chain Leadership and Management with a dissertation focussed on the relationship between suppliers and customers and their impacts on scope 3 emissions. She was appointed to her current role in October 2021.

Explore Three focused stages

Supply Chain

A view of end-to-end supply chain processes, from Packaging Innovations, Empack, Contract Pack & Fulfilment, to label & print, software systems, and more.
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Innovation & Design

Our continued Packaging innovations hub of expert design perspectives, with a view to the most innovative and future-forward concepts.
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Circular Economy

Can sustainability in packaging be defined by the objective to move toward a circular economy? Experts consider key elements of production, consumption, and waste management.
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