Piers White MBE

Piers is a banker by profession. He was formerly UK Chief Executive and a member of the Group Management Board of Bank Insinger de Beaufort NV until their sale to BNP Paribas in 2008. For 10 years he ran, grew and then sold a variety of complex financial services businesses, in the UK and overseas. … Continue reading “Piers White MBE”

Jane Goddard

Jane will be working across BRE to bring together our commercial, marketing, lead generation and business development activities into a cohesive strategy and plan. As a senior commercial leader, Jane has a range of skills and expertise in business development and marketing gained in the UK and internationally. Her previous role as Director of Marketing … Continue reading “Jane Goddard”

Baroness Young of Hornsey

Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE is a crossbench peer. Her early career was as a residential social worker in the London Borough of Islington and an actress. Lola chaired the 2017 Booker Prize and the 2018 UK Modern Slavery Influencers’ Index. She is active on ethical issues and is Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group … Continue reading “Baroness Young of Hornsey”

Stuart Wright

Stuart Wright, as Aviva Plc Group Property and Facilities Director, has a wide remit that includes all operational property acquisitions and disposals, facilities management and Group Carbon and Energy management as part of running the worldwide portfolio. Stuart is Chair of the UK Living Wage Foundation Advisory Council. The Advisory Council provides advice and guidance … Continue reading “Stuart Wright”

Andrew Knight

Andrew has been with RICS for over eight years and prior to his role as International Data Standards Director, managed RICS’ relationship with the finance and investment community working with debt and equity participants, their advisors in law and accountancy, and regulators. Andrew has also enjoyed a long career in IT starting out running programs … Continue reading “Andrew Knight”

Colleen Theron

Colleen is a tri-qualified solicitor and founder of Ardea International, a specialist company that provides sustainability, business and human rights and modern slavery expertise to enable companies to meet both their legal obligations and develop voluntary best practice standards. She is a fellow of IEMA and a research fellow of the Centre for the Study … Continue reading “Colleen Theron”

Tim Rudin

Tim leads the Greater London Authority Group Central Responsible Procurement Team, implementing the Mayor’s Responsible Procurement Policy across the Group’s £11bn spend. This includes leading Transport for London’s approach to ethical sourcing, becoming the first UK public sector member of the ETI and a founding member of Electronics Watch. TfL was one of the first … Continue reading “Tim Rudin”

Christopher Riley

Christopher Riley has been running companies in Asia for over 30 years. He was the owner of a quality and social compliance auditing company that performed over 30,000 factory site visits a year for major global retailers and brands across 18 countries. He sold the company in 2012 to a large German competitor and is … Continue reading “Christopher Riley”

Alison Nicholl

Alison heads up Constructing Excellence, a platform from which to stimulate, debate and drive much needed change in the construction sector. Alison is passionate about improving the construction industry and has 18 years’ experience delivering knowledge transfer and industry change in the built environment sector.

Jim McClelland

Jim McClelland is a renowned speaker, facilitator and journalist in the world of sustainability. Ranking in the worldwide Top 3 Media Influencers in Sustainability, Jim is also included in Debrett’s People of Today, in recognition for his positive influencing in Great Britain. Jim has contributed to The Times, Sunday Times, Business Reporter (Daily Telegraph) and … Continue reading “Jim McClelland”