I’m a campaigning consultant, a writer, a speaker, a green entrepreneur and an opinion former. In 1987, I co-founded SustainAbility
I write regularly for magazines and newspapers, sit on the board of a number of organisations and my most long-standing clients include Marks & Spencer and Procter & Gamble . In 2002, I co-founded an African charity, Haller. In 1992 I got an UN Global 500 Award for outstanding environmental achievement and in 1999 an MBE.
In 2011, I set up E For Good, with Melinda Watson .We’re campaigning to reduce the amount of electrical waste (e-waste) as well as setting up systems to increase repair, reuse and efficient recycling. This is the focus of my work in 2012.
Not me! My son is planning a sky dive to support Haller. He will be free falling at 130 miles per hour from 10,000 feet. I’m glad it’s not me. Haller is a charity that I co-founded – … Continue reading
Ashridge Business School – www.ashridge.co.uk booked me over a year ago to come and talk to their MsC students, who are taking a 2 year masters in ‘sustainability’ and ‘responsibility’. http://www.ashridge.org.uk/website/content.nsf/wDEG/MSc+in+Sustainability+and+Responsibility?opendocument What a stunning place – a magnificent building with … Continue reading
Timberland Earthkeepers Grant – http://projectdirt.com/profiles/blogs/timberland-earthkeepers-grant-launch-2012 – are providing grants to grassroots community projects. Set up by Project Dirt – www.projectdirt.com – it is the third year that I’ve been on the judging panel. Deadline for submissions is 1st July … Continue reading
The 'flying' Tesla Model XI showed my mother a photo of 'Tess' - our new fully electric Tesla Model X. Seeing the falcon wing doors at the back she asked if the car could fly! Not yet. But...Tesla arrives on April's Fools Day - Teething Problems (Apr17)