Market research firm Ipsos announced the appointment of Lauren Demar as chief sustainability officer and global head of environmental, social, and governance (ESG).

In her new role, Demar will oversee the ESG program, focusing on Ipsos’s work on carbon reduction and sustainability, its global social and charitable programs, and its work on inclusion and diversity.

Demar joined Ipsos in July 2002 and has worked across the business over the last two decades in various executive positions. Her previous roles included global chief executive officer for market strategy and innovation, and more recently she served as global chief growth officer. Demar is also a member of Ipsos’s global executive committee.