Mark Kroese serves as the General Manager for Sustainability Solutions on Microsoft’s Environmental Sustainability team. Mark is a 21-year Microsoft veteran and has held a variety of general management roles in Microsoft’s commercial business, including M365, Bing, MSN, Xbox and eCommerce. Mark’s dedication to environmental sustainability stems from his passion as an avid climber and mountaineer, where he has personally witnessed significant deforestation, glacial recession, and loss of critical biodiversity during his travels. Mark’s team focuses on aligning the whole of Microsoft’s resources to provide customers and partners with technology-based solutions to delivering on net zero targets. When he’s not at work, Mark will likely be off the grid, exploring the planet’s remaining high and wild places.