Chief Executive Officer, North America
Chantelle Ludski joined Anthesis in September 2020 as Chief Operating Officer for North America and Asia Pacific, and is a member of the Global Leadership Team. Chantelle previously held the role of Chief Administrative Officer for the Americas at Renewable Energy Systems, Inc and prior to that, she was Global Chief Risk Officer at Arcadis N.V. in Amsterdam for three years. She moved to the Chief Risk Officer position from Arcadis UK, where she served as Director of Operations and Performance Excellence, Arcadis UK, a role she took on following the merger between Hyder and Arcadis in 2014. In Hyder UK, she was HR & Change Management Director and member of the UK Regional Executive Team. Chantelle joined Hyder in 2012 as Operations Director for the UK Land Development, Buildings & Environment sector, responsible for project and commercial performance of that business unit.
Chantelle started her career in her native South Africa as a Corporate & Commercial lawyer in private practice, before moving to a General Counsel role with one of her firm’s clients in the UK. She left legal practice and while studying for an MBA at London Business School, started a small organic coffee on campus, which she subsequently grew into the leading organic chilled food- to-go business in the UK market.