Mike MatteraDirector of Corporate Sustainability, Akamai Technologies, Inc
Mike Mattera is the Director of Corporate Sustainability at Akamai Technologies and leading the company's best-in-class sustainability initiatives. Mike and his team have advised on everything from maximizing server efficiency and ensuring proper disposal of electronic waste to increasing use of renewable energy, especially in the company's leased-data center locations where most of the company’s impact lies. Akamai is also participating in innovative green power procurement methods like renewable energy passthroughs and Buyer Organized Aggregated VPPAs. Akamai has a 2020 goal to reduce Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions below 2015 levels by sourcing renewable energy for 50% of global network operations. The company has a second goal to reduce network energy and scope 2 GHG intensity per unit of traffic per year by 30%.