LBR’s Stephanie Hime has been faculty for the Natural Capital Leaders Lab for series developed by The Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership since 2016. The team has also helped to create and adapt case studies as part of their work.


• Name: CISL
• Size: Number of sustainability alumni 7,000
• Location: UK

Client need

The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership Lab wanted technical and logistical support on their faculty to help deliver the Leadership Lab. The Lab aims to show delegates how to incorporate natural capital resource concerns into decision making and is aimed at sustainability leaders and managers.

The challenge

Creating content for sustainability workshops on natural capital risks and dependencies

Delivering the training material to business professionals in an engaging way.

The results

Development of a session to help managers identify and assess their natural capital risk and dependencies and scope a natural capital assessments

Development of a session focusing on the use of assessment results

Sessions include tips on how businesses can review their activities and use natural capital approaches to leverage business opportunities and inform decisions

Providing insight into business case studies concerning natural capital and actionable steps to achieve better decision making.

What happened next

LBR continues to contribute to the CISL Natural Capital Labs.
The work has led to a number of external speaking engagements.

The Natural Capital Leaders Lab