Nicolas Ceasar

MBA, MSc, BSc (Hons) FCMI

Nicolas is a Programme Director, Senior Consultant and co-Head of the Sustainability Practice. His work covers both the external work of sustainability management and strategy and the internal work of the relational effectiveness, values and purpose of leaders. In addition to teaching on a number of programmes at Ashridge, consulting clients include organisations in the shipping, telco, professional services and energy sectors as well as central government. Prior to this, Nicolas was a Senior Partner at Acona GMG a Norwegian Risk and Management Consultancy. Here he also ran the MediaCSRForum, a cross industry group of large media companies focussed on the relationship between media and society. Nicolas has worked in the voluntary carbon markets is a chartered marketeer and a trained partnership broker. He is currently undertaking a masters in strategic carbon management.

Current work includes

  • Supporting policy makers to become more effective in engaging with climate change
  • Creating value through co-creative stakeholder dialogue
  • Working with sustainability issues to create robust customer value propositions
  • Embedding sustainable organisational behaviour using whole system approaches to change.

Current work includes

  • Supporting policy makers to become more effective in engaging with climate change
  • Creating value through co-creative stakeholder dialogue
  • Working with sustainability issues to create robust customer value propositions
  • Embedding sustainable organisational behaviour using whole system approaches to change.

Member of RSA

Nicolas Ceasar

Publications

Sustainability as Usual - Report

Stubbings, A. & Ceasar, N. (2012) Sustainability as Usual, Ashridge Report, September

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Sustainability As Usual

Dramatic changes in many social, environmental, economic and political areas are on the increase worldwide. Nicolas Ceasar and Alexandra Stubbings outline some of the change practices that organisations are adopting to respond to these mega-trends.

Ceasar, N. & Stubbings, A. (2012) Sustainability As Usual, 360° The Ashridge Journal, Spring

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Sustainability forever? Embedding sustainability in your brand and culture

Ceasar, N. & Stubbings, A. (2012) Sustainability forever? Embedding sustainability in your brand and culture, Directions, February

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Sustainability - It's a People Thing

Ceasar, N. (2011) Sustainability - It's a People Thing, CIPD London Conference

Crafting an approach to sustainability

Ceasar, N. (2011) Crafting an approach to sustainability: board engagement with the critical issues of our times, Ashridge International Research Conference, June

Developing the Global Leader of Tomorrow

Ceasar, N. (2010) Developing the Global Leader of Tomorrow, Presentation for the 2010 Responsible Business Summit, London

From Lightbulbs to Lightbulb Moments

Stubbings, A. & Ceasar, N. (2010) From Lightbulbs to Lightbulb Moments, Converse, Issue 7, pp. 30 - 33

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Changing conversations in a changing climate

Stubbings, A. & Ceasar, N. (2010) Changing conversations in a changing climate, Converse, Issue 7, pp. 34 - 36

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Developing the Global Leader of Tomorrow (b)

Ceasar, N. (2009) Developing the Global Leader of Tomorrow, Presentation for the IUCN Annual Congress, Netherlands, November

Developing the Global Leader of Tomorrow (a)

Ceasar, N. (2009) Developing the Global Leader of Tomorrow, Presentation for Ashridge MBA Client Day, November

Educating Managers for a sustainable future

Gitsham, M. & Ceasar, N. (2009) Educating Managers for a sustainable future, Sustain Magazine, September

Enabling Conditions for Social Innovation

Ceasar, N. (2009) Enabling Conditions for Social Innovation, Presentation for CSR 09, Bucharest

A day in the life of Nick Ceasar

Ceasar, N. (2009) A day in the life of Nick Ceasar, Converse, Issue 6, pp. 8 - 9, April

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The Art of Happiness in the Pursuit of Sustainability

Ceasar, N. (2009) The Art of Happiness in the Pursuit of Sustainability, Thoughts on Sustainability, Thought Piece produced for Ashridge, pp. 21 - 31

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The Media CSR Forum Issues Survey 2008

Ceasar, N. (2008) The Media CSR Forum Issues Survey 2008, Media Responsibilities Survey

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