CV Conversations: Nicole Rycroft from Canopy

The Centre for Social Innovation’s Climate Ventures Conversations are a chance to meet the leaders tackling the climate crisis. This month we spoke with Nicole Rycroft, Founder & Executive Director of Canopy, an environmental not-for-profit committed to protecting the world’s forests.

Watch the conversation on YouTube or below.


Nicole Rycroft leads the strategic direction of award winning environmental not-for-profit, Canopy, and is committed to ensuring that the power of the global marketplace leverages tangible eco-solutions, a green economy and substantial conservation gains for the world’s Ancient and Endangered Forests. Nicole and her team have worked to transform unsustainable global supply chains, develop innovative solutions, and green the purchasing practices of more than 750 large companies including H&M, Zara/Inditex and Penguin Random House. Nicole is an Ashoka Fellow, a member of the UBS Global Visionaries Program, Meritorious Service Cross of Canada recipient, and a winner of the Canadian Environment Award Gold Medal and the 2020 Climate Breakthrough Award.

Sign up to our newsletter to be the first to know about upcoming CV Conversations.