Janna de Groot


Janna leads ClimateWorks’ program delivery team which aims to accelerate the transition to net zero in Australia, South East Asia and the Pacific across four physical systems – Energy, Industry, Cities and Land, Food and Oceans  – and three enabling systems: Sustainable Economies, Sustainable Finance and Sustainable Corporates.

She ensures that ClimateWorks portfolio of programs is having maximum impact on emissions reduction, during this transformational decade for climate change.

Janna has over fourteen years experience in top-tier management consulting and senior management positions. Most recently, Janna was the Chief Operating Officer at Assetic, an infrastructure asset management SaaS company operating across Australia, the United States, Canada and the UK.  Previously, Janna led a business unit at Pacific Brands, and was a consultant at McKinsey and Company, where she gained strategy and performance improvement experience across the resources, finance, consumer goods, packaging and media sectors.

Janna holds a Masters Degree in Global Governance and Diplomacy from the University of Oxford, in addition to Bachelor degrees in Economics and Commerce from the University of Queensland.