Amber Beard, BS

Managing Director, projekt hABitat
Amber Marie Beard is an accomplished sustainability consultant with over 15 years of global experience. She has advised clients on the art and strategy of integrating sustainability in projects and organizations across the industries of real estate investment finance, private equity, development, hospitality, construction, and design. She is driven by a strong passion for transforming the state of our societies and built environment by creating a resilient, equitable, sustainable, and regenerative world for all. Organizations that Beard has led in sustainability include Lend Lease, China Resources, SURF Capital, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, and Pegasus Capital Advisors, all of which have demonstrated commitment to combat climate change and transform our world towards a more sustainable and healthier one. She has now established her own company, projekt hABitat, where she collaborates with companies, real estate investors, developers, operators, and communities as an integrated member of the team providing strategy, support, oversight, and expertise via a multi-faceted and holistic sustainability approach. Beard has her BA in architecture and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and is a LEED AP BD+C.


  • BS University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee