Autodesk, a provider of 3D design, engineering, and construction software, announced the appointment of Joe Speicher as the company’s first chief sustainability officer.

In this role. which took effect in July, Speicher reports to Autodesk’s Chief Financial Officer Debbie Clifford.

Speicher continues to lead the Autodesk Foundation, a philanthropic organization that supports innovative solutions to social and environmental challenges. He also chairs Autodesk’s environmental, social, and governance steering committee.