Jess Stevens - Associate, Sustainability, GVA
Jess is an Associate in the Sustainability Team at GVA. Her work involves advising clients and colleagues on sustainability issues across the property lifecycle. Prior to this, Jess worked at IPD, MSCI as Senior Associate and Head of Sustainability, where she was responsible for IPD’s global sustainability products and services. She established a role as IPD’s key global spokesperson and knowledge base for sustainability, particularly in terms of how sustainability impacts investment performance, and played a critical role in the implementation and development of IPD’s Eco Portfolio-Analysis-Service (EcoPAS). Previously, Jess also worked at the Public Investment Corporation Real Estate Asset Managers (PIC REAM) in South Africa as a Real Estate Asset Manager, where she managed a portfolio of retail shopping centres located in underserviced township areas in South Africa.