Sustainability is all about impact. Positive impact makes you meaningful. But first you have to know where you are making an impact and where you can create shared value. That’s where PRé comes in. Pinpointing your impact is an essential starting point for taking joint action with people and organisations in your ecosystem. The combination of sustainability and social business can make a real change in the way we do business.

Eric Mieras is the Managing Director of PRé Sustainability, a global leader in life cycle assessment software, life cycle information tools and consultancy services. In this role, Eric makes sure the PRé team stays aware of the business challenges that clients face. He believes that understanding what’s happening in the market is essential for delivering sustainability software, training and consultancy that make a difference. This also helps ensures that LCA stays connected to the latest developments. Eric empowers PRé’s people and teams to strive for continuous growth and improvement in both their personal and professional lives. He follows the motto ‘when the going gets tough, the tough get going’ — a resolve that has helped Eric get things done and make ideas happen throughout his career.

Eric has worked with large corporations, start-ups, academic institutions and SMEs to successfully increase their positive impact on people, planet and profit. He has helped teams and individuals grow professionally, personally and collaboratively. Eric has extensive experience in working across different industries, scaling up start-ups and innovations with a focus on information technology, professional services and sustainability. He is uniquely positioned to take sustainability metrics mainstream. Eric understands the value of deep technical expertise for broader audiences and knows how to make this knowledge accessible and relevant.

As a linking pin bringing people from different fields together, Eric believes in the power of people, communities and networks that have a shared purpose. That is also how he leads PRé Sustainability, helping the company contribute to positive change with its profound knowledge and vast experience in Life Cycle Information.

In addition to a Master of Law degree in law and environmental studies from Utrecht University, Eric holds a Master of Science in communication studies from the University of Amsterdam and a postgraduate certificate in change management from VU Amsterdam.

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