Lucas Joppa

Chief Environmental Officer for Microsoft, Professor at Yale University, PhD in Ecology from Duke University & Fellow of the UN Environmental Program World Conservation Centre

How to hire Lucas Joppa

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about Lucas Joppa for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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Feedback from virtual events and webinars 

During the Covid-19 pandemic and the temporary halt of live events, Lucas was booked as the exciting guest speaker for a range of virtual events and webinars. Read his latest feedback below.


"The webcast went great! Lucas was superb and was referenced quite a few times after he signed off. Please pass on our thanks to him & thanks also to yourself and Jo for all of the organisation." - Orla, PWC

"Thanks Mark, the session went very well, it was a really good discussion hence glad that we had Dr Lucas with us!" - Cassie

"It was unbelievably inspiring! I am sure everyone else felt the same way" - Hanan, Al Dabbagh Group 


  • Chief Environmental Officer at Microsoft 
  • Former Computational Ecologist and Chief Environmental Scientist for Microsoft 
  • Fellow of UNEP-WCMC
  • Associate Editor in Chief of the Ecological Society of America 
  • Honorary Conservation Fellow for Zoological Society of London 
  • Science Advisory Board member for RESOLVE 
  • 2016 USERN Prize in Formal Sciences winner 
  • 2014 Society for Conservation Biology Distinguished Service Award winner 
  • 2013 Society for Conservation Biology Early Career Award winner