Head of Worldwide Circular Economy
George Bandy, Jr. currently serves as a global leader for Amazon Worldwide. George provides substantial knowledge of the concepts and practices of sustainability. He believes that looking at opportunities to position environmental, economic and socially responsible solutions for customers can set the standard for other businesses to follow that will result in a brighter future for us all. George is a dynamic speaker that shares the vision for a sustainable future, covering such topics as: The Sustainability and Circular Economy, Health and Wellness, Innovation and Smart Design, Greening the Supply Chain, Social Sustainability, and 2025 Minds and Culture Change.
In addition to his duties, George currently serves on the GBCI Board of Directors and is the former Chairman of the Board at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). He was recently awarded the 2018 USGBC Leadership Award for his tireless commitment to the green building movement.
George is a native of Opelika, Alabama and a graduate of Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA with a Bachelor’s degree in English and continued environmental business and sustainability training at the University of Texas-Houston.