Chief Sustainability Officer ,
Nestlé Waters North America
As the Chief Sustainability Officer for Nestlé Waters North America, Nelson Switzer is responsible for the company’s approach to water stewardship, responsible packaging and community relations and investment. Through collaboration and enabling constructive engagement, Nelson helps identify issues and matching solutions to complex environmental, social and governance challenges. Nelson has nearly 20 years of experience advising and working in the public and private sectors at the local and global level including leading sustainable business solutions at PwC, head of sustainability at Centrica plc NA and senior manager of environmental affairs with the Royal Bank of Canada. Nelson resides in Toronto with his wife and two boys.