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Stuart McLachlan

Chief Executive Officer

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Stuart has spent 25 years developing businesses in the sustainability consulting and services space. His experience spans start-ups, completing 20 acquisitions and building businesses organically in over 20 countries. He has built market leading businesses both regionally and globally and he has served as a PLC Director on the Board of WSP Group PLC, which became a FTSE 250 Company.

In 2013 Stuart co-founded Anthesis Consulting Group. Using capital raised from the management team and a ‘high net worth’ network, the business has grown to over 200 people across Europe, N America and Asia. Their clients include many FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 Companies. The ambition is to become the global market leader in making organisations more sustainable and more prosperous.

As a member of the Environment Leadership Team of Business in the Community, Stuart has chaired the Visioning the Future, Transforming Business program. He is active in the transition towards the circular economy, seeking new more resilient business models, and in seeking new business opportunities for win-win change.

Stuart believes that companies that manage their environmental and social performance have superior financial performance, they create more value for their shareholders and that this agenda is at the heart of creating value for all stakeholders over the long term.

Contact: Stuart.Mclachlan@anthesisgroup.com.

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Paul Crewe

Executive Director and Chief Sustainability Officer

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Paul Crewe is Executive Director and Chief Sustainability Officer at Anthesis. He previously worked at Sainsbury’s-Argos where he has led Sustainability, Energy, Engineering, Environment and Facilities Management. His strategic and operational experience span the built environment incorporating both embodied and operational carbon through design and selection of construction and engineering solutions, and at a corporate level, waste/energy management, water management, measuring and reducing food waste, recycling and setting energy and carbon reduction targets to 2030, building resilience through sustainable supply chains and strengthening corporate reputation through the embracing of sustainability and tackling the challenges of climate change.

Paul was instrumental in delivering some of the highest returning investments in Sainsbury’s 148-year-old history through key sustainability investments and technology programmes. Paul led the widely publicized deal between GE and Sainsbury’s. A ground-breaking arrangement that has seen Sainsbury’s – Argos commit to going 100% LED in their stores with alternative funding stream sitting outside of Sainsbury’s capital investment program. He also delivered Europe’s largest multi roof array of Photo Voltaic Panels, the development of commercial scale deep bore ground source heat pump technologies, fast frequency demand response systems, sustainability behavior change programs to drive out carbon, waste and water within own operations and the supplier base, and the championing of both operational and consumer waste programs.

Contact: Paul.Crewe@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jason Urry

Group Finance Director

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Jason joined Anthesis in December 2017, before taking over the role of Group Finance Director in April 2018.

Jason qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1995, and has held predominantly Group Finance roles in a variety of sectors from chemical manufacturing, security services, food manufacturing, media and professional services, where he held the position of Group Financial Controller at WSP.

He has a broad experience of financial controls and processes, accounting systems design and implementation, financial reporting, banking and treasury  management. After WSP was acquired by Genivar (now WSP Global), Jason was responsible for the financial integration of the two businesses and became de-facto Group Finance Director for the WSP legacy group.

Contact: Jason.Urry@anthesisgroup.com.

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Alan Matthews

Corporate Development Director

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Alan took on the role of Anthesis Group’s Corporate Development Director in April 2018, but has been with the group over 5 years, previously operating as our Chief Financial Officer. He is a finance professional with 20 years of experience in investment banking and private equity finance.

Over the last five years Alan has worked in various financial and operational roles for a London listed private equity group, Origo Partners PLC. These have included being executive chairman of IRCA Global, an operational risk management services business focused on health and safety consulting in emerging markets.

Alan’s experience in investment banking spans equity capital markets, research and corporate finance roles at ANZ, HSBC, Beeson Gregory (now Investec) and Seymour Pierce. He has helped fundraise for over 100 public and private companies across sectors including clean technology, consumer and business services. He is a non-executive director of HaloSource Inc., a London based water purification technology group with operations in the US, China and India.

Alan qualified as a chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers and is a member of the ICAEW.

Contact: Alan.Matthews@anthesisgroup.com.

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Kirsten Doddy

Global Head of Marketing and Communications

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With more than 17 years’ experience of supporting market leaders to innovative start-ups with their marketing and communications needs, Kirsten joined Anthesis in June 2018.  

Prior to Anthesis, Kirsten held senior roles within Sainsbury’s Corporate Affairs team including Interim Head of CSR and Head of Projects, and spent four years at Dentsu Aegis Network as Global Head of Corporate Communications, responsible for brand communications, M&A activities, marketing, and events. From 2006 – 2010 Kirsten was responsible for leading the EMEA PR programme for email security vendor MessageLabs, and prior to that enjoyed eight years’ agency side directing clients in the technology, consumer technology and telecommunication industries such as IBM, Sony, Vivendi and Virgin Mobile.

Contact: Kirsten.Doddy@anthesisgroup.com

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Enda Colfer

Regional Director, Ireland

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Enda is Anthesis Group’s Regional Director and brings over fifteen years of experience of working in environmental consultancy to the business. Enda’s experience has seen him involved in a broad range of projects including environmental impact assessments, environmental auditing and due diligence and waste management across Europe, America and the Middle East.

During his time in Dubai, Enda worked with clients including the Presidency for Meteorology and the Environment in Saudi Arabia, Masdar in UAE, Qatar Foundation, GE and Goldman Sachs. Enda has a degree in Agricultural and Environmental Science from University College Dublin and a Masters in Environmental Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.  Prior to Anthesis, Enda worked for a global engineering consultancy and at the European Commission in Brussels.

Contact: Enda.Colfer@anthesisgroup.com.

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Chris Jones

President and Managing Director, North America and APAC

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Chris is responsible for the Anthesis business operations in North America and Asia Pacific. He enjoys translating strategic initiatives into scalable and commercially successful client solutions, boosting revenue and profit in both compliance driven and voluntary markets.

Chris has worked with world leaders to develop and implement best in class corporate sustainability, EHS and supply chain programs in many sectors, including technology, manufacturing, finance, real estate, automotive and chemicals and pharmaceuticals. He has specific expertise in managing compliance and improving performance in complex offshore supply chains.

Chris was formerly responsible for the strategic direction, competitive positioning and commercial success of WSP’s global portfolio of sustainability, climate change and energy services.

Contact: Chris.Jones@anthesisgroup.com.

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Ian Forrester

Commercial Director

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Ian works very closely with the leadership teams in the UK, ensuring that the potential of the business is maximized. Ian also ensures connectivity with other parts of Anthesis across Europe and the Middle East.

Ian established his reputation over the last 25 years by building and leading a number of environmental and sustainability consultancy businesses from the mid-1990s to the present day. Most recently, Ian was on the European Board of WSP Environment & Energy responsible for the delivery of services to the industry, energy and infrastructure sectors.

Contact Ian at Ian.Forrester@anthesisgroup.com.

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Chris Keller

Global Head of M&A and Corporate Services

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Chris Keller has than 30 years of experience in dealing with transaction related risks for a broad spectrum of financial investors and industry clients from natural resources to manufacturing, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

He has extensive experience on advising corporates on dealing with legacy issues derived from past and present activities and via acquisition processes. 

Contact: Chris.Keller@anthesisgroup.com.

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Paul Ashford

Managing Director

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Paul directs the Anthesis team that specializes in chemical risk assessment, with roles in both policy development and evaluation on the regulatory side and regulation interpretation and implementation on the industry side.

Paul holds personal positions on several UN committees dealing with Ozone Depletion (Montreal Protocol) and Climate Change (Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change). He is particularly active in the field of energy efficiency and sustainable construction in the built environment and acts as a Technical Expert for the UK’s Building Research Establishment.

A chemist by training, Paul has a significant reputation in the chemical regulatory field where he managed a number of substance Task Forces prior to REACH and was a considerable thought leader during the development of REACH. He has particular knowledge of regulatory issues surrounding the treatment of reactive thermosetting resins and is active in a number of key areas relating to the extension of REACH in the polymer field.

Contact: Paul.Ashford@anthesisgroup.com.

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Stuart McLachlan

Chief Executive Officer

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Stuart has spent 25 years developing businesses in the sustainability consulting and services space. His experience spans start-ups, completing 20 acquisitions and building businesses organically in over 20 countries. He has built market leading businesses both regionally and globally and he has served as a PLC Director on the Board of WSP Group PLC, which became a FTSE 250 Company.

In 2013 Stuart co-founded Anthesis Consulting Group. Using capital raised from the management team and a ‘high net worth’ network, the business has grown to over 200 people across Europe, N America and Asia. Their clients include many FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 Companies. The ambition is to become the global market leader in making organisations more sustainable and more prosperous.

As a member of the Environment Leadership Team of Business in the Community, Stuart has chaired the Visioning the Future, Transforming Business program. He is active in the transition towards the circular economy, seeking new more resilient business models, and in seeking new business opportunities for win-win change.

Stuart believes that companies that manage their environmental and social performance have superior financial performance, they create more value for their shareholders and that this agenda is at the heart of creating value for all stakeholders over the long term.

Contact: Stuart.Mclachlan@anthesisgroup.com.

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Paul Crewe

Executive Director and Chief Sustainability Officer

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Paul Crewe is Executive Director and Chief Sustainability Officer at Anthesis. He previously worked at Sainsbury’s-Argos where he has led Sustainability, Energy, Engineering, Environment and Facilities Management. His strategic and operational experience span the built environment incorporating both embodied and operational carbon through design and selection of construction and engineering solutions, and at a corporate level, waste/energy management, water management, measuring and reducing food waste, recycling and setting energy and carbon reduction targets to 2030, building resilience through sustainable supply chains and strengthening corporate reputation through the embracing of sustainability and tackling the challenges of climate change.

Paul was instrumental in delivering some of the highest returning investments in Sainsbury’s 148-year-old history through key sustainability investments and technology programmes. Paul led the widely publicized deal between GE and Sainsbury’s. A ground-breaking arrangement that has seen Sainsbury’s – Argos commit to going 100% LED in their stores with alternative funding stream sitting outside of Sainsbury’s capital investment program. He also delivered Europe’s largest multi roof array of Photo Voltaic Panels, the development of commercial scale deep bore ground source heat pump technologies, fast frequency demand response systems, sustainability behavior change programs to drive out carbon, waste and water within own operations and the supplier base, and the championing of both operational and consumer waste programs.

Contact: Paul.Crewe@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jason Urry

Group Finance Director

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Jason joined Anthesis in December 2017, before taking over the role of Group Finance Director in April 2018.

Jason qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1995, and has held predominantly Group Finance roles in a variety of sectors from chemical manufacturing, security services, food manufacturing, media and professional services, where he held the position of Group Financial Controller at WSP.

He has a broad experience of financial controls and processes, accounting systems design and implementation, financial reporting, banking and treasury  management. After WSP was acquired by Genivar (now WSP Global), Jason was responsible for the financial integration of the two businesses and became de-facto Group Finance Director for the WSP legacy group.

Contact: Jason.Urry@anthesisgroup.com.

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Malcolm Paul

Chairman

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Malcolm is Chairman and one of the founders of Anthesis Group. He is a UK chartered accountant with significant experience in building businesses through both organic and acquisitive growth.

He is also Chairman of James Fisher and Sons plc, a UK FTSE 250 company, providing global services to the marine industry and a specialist supplier of engineering solutions to the energy industry. Previously, he was co-founder and finance director of WSP Group plc between 1987 and 2009, a global business providing professional services to the built and natural environment.

Malcolm is a founding member of the Enterprise! Circle at Kingston University Business School supporting students from non-traditional university backgrounds as they develop their entrepreneurial business skills.

Contact: Malcolm.Paul@anthesisgroup.com.

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Alan Matthews

Corporate Development Director

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Alan took on the role of Anthesis Group’s Corporate Development Director in April 2018, but has been with the group over 5 years, previously operating as our Chief Financial Officer. He is a finance professional with 20 years of experience in investment banking and private equity finance.

Over the last five years Alan has worked in various financial and operational roles for a London listed private equity group, Origo Partners PLC. These have included being executive chairman of IRCA Global, an operational risk management services business focused on health and safety consulting in emerging markets.

Alan’s experience in investment banking spans equity capital markets, research and corporate finance roles at ANZ, HSBC, Beeson Gregory (now Investec) and Seymour Pierce. He has helped fundraise for over 100 public and private companies across sectors including clean technology, consumer and business services. He is a non-executive director of HaloSource Inc., a London based water purification technology group with operations in the US, China and India.

Alan qualified as a chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers and is a member of the ICAEW.

Contact: Alan.Matthews@anthesisgroup.com.

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Lori Michelin

Non-Executive Director

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With a proven track record and a wealth of experience, Lori has particular expertise in corporate social responsibility (CSR), environmental health and safety (EHS) and manufacturing. She has led the development of global CSR and sustainability programs that deliver reputation value and contribute to long-term business success.

Lori spent most of her career with Colgate-Palmolive, and is currently the President and CEO of the World Environment Center. In her current role at the World Environment Center, Lori oversees its world recognized programs and strategic mission to advance sustainable development and corporate sustainability in partnership with governments, multilateral organizations, the private sector, and other stakeholders.

Contact: Lori.Michelin@anthesisgroup.com.

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Luc Albert

Non-Executive Director

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Luc has over 20 years’ experience in Executive positions, working with Swiss Re since 1994 in Zurich, Mexico City, Munich and Armonk (NY). After having led the firm’s Latin American P&C operations from the US he played a leading role as Integration Manager in planning Swiss Re Group’s global integration of GE Insurance Solutions following which time he relocated to Munich, serving as a CEO of Swiss Re Frankona and a Management Board Member of Swiss Re Germany. 

In 2008 he moved back to Zurich and led several markets across the region including Benelux, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Switzerland, Turkey, as well the Mediterranean basin, the Middle East and Northern Africa and was a member of the Reinsurance EMEA Management Team.  He currently combines a part-time role as Executive Advisor for Swiss Re’s Reinsurance business in EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) with Board positions at Anivo 360 Ltd in Switzerland and African Drive in Belgium.

Contact: Luc.Albert@anthesisgroup.com.

Regional Leadership

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Chris Jones

President and Managing Director, North America and APAC

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Chris is responsible for the Anthesis business operations in North America and Asia Pacific. He enjoys translating strategic initiatives into scalable and commercially successful client solutions, boosting revenue and profit in both compliance driven and voluntary markets.

Chris has worked with world leaders to develop and implement best in class corporate sustainability, EHS and supply chain programs in many sectors, including technology, manufacturing, finance, real estate, automotive and chemicals and pharmaceuticals. He has specific expertise in managing compliance and improving performance in complex offshore supply chains.

Chris was formerly responsible for the strategic direction, competitive positioning and commercial success of WSP’s global portfolio of sustainability, climate change and energy services.

Contact: Chris.Jones@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jennifer Clipsham

Associate Director and Country Manager, Canada

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Jennifer has fifteen years of experience leading clients through the development of sustainability strategies that add value to their business. Using a combination of proven stakeholder engagement techniques, benchmarking tools, materiality assessment and risk and opportunity analysis, helping companies choose appropriate implementation frameworks and meaningful metrics for measuring the success of their strategies. Jennifer’s broad understanding of stakeholder expectations and advanced knowledge of best practices across a variety of sectors makes her a trusted advisor to clients on strategic sustainability issues.

Jenn has experience in a range of sectors including chemicals, manufacturing, oil and gas, services, industry associations and in municipal and regional government.

Jenn is also a part-time faculty member in the Sustainable Management Program, School of Business at Conestoga College.

Contact: Jennifer.Clipsham@anthesisgroup.com.

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John Heckman

Executive Director

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As an Executive Director of Anthesis, Dr Heckman is a recognized expert using sustainability as a mechanism for improving business performance. He has helped clients to achieve many “firsts” in the field of systematic sustainability improvement and business benefit, including the largest oil and gas environmental certification at the time with Shell Exploration & Production, the first and largest complete US city environmental management system with City & County of Denver, the largest set of certifications of maritime vessels with Carnival Corporation, and one of the largest food related sustainability certification programs with the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance.

Dr Heckman has led more than one hundred sustainability projects including life cycle assessments (LCA), sustainability strategy development efforts, sustainability report development efforts, and enterprise sustainability software implementations.

Contact: John.Heckman@anthesisgroup.com.

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Andrew Armstrong

Executive Director

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Andrew has 17 years of experience helping organizations develop and enhance their corporate sustainability and environmental programs. Mainly working with Global 500 clients in the technology, financial services, manufacturing, chemicals and pharmaceutical industries, he helps identify, communicate and implement sustainability programs and projects that are practical and deliver tangible commercial outcomes.

Andrew has worked in the UK and the US, leading significant global key client relationships and managing multidisciplinary project teams that include industry thought leaders, technical specialists and technology partners.

Andrew recently helped develop methodologies and roadmaps for the Information and Communication Technology sector’s transition to a low carbon economy.

Contact: Andrew.Armstrong@anthesisgroup.com.

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Lisa Grice

Executive Director

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Lisa is globally known for engaging CEOs and senior teams to drive game-changing sustainability performance that delivers brand equity, operational efficiency, and stakeholder value. Lisa has over 30 years’ experience pioneering leading edge solutions that combine both sustainability and business value for global corporations. Her work in Circular Economy, nominated for a 2017 Responsible Business Innovation award, includes developing a pioneering strategy for Merck KGaA’s Life Sciences business to credibly and cost-effectively position for entry into the multi-billion dollar green chemicals market. A pioneer in climate change mitigation and resilience, she paved the way for hundreds of global companies to inform USEPA’s greenhouse gas strategy and reduce energy costs pursuing GHG reduction goals as a part of the ground-breaking Climate Leaders Program, which she created with the USEPA. A visionary expert, Lisa was chosen to author the chapter on Sustainability in the London Stock Exchange book on Corporate Governance.

On work for National Geographic: “Lisa brought together a group of stakeholders with strong and sometimes contentious positions, and was able to use her excellent facilitation skills and technical expertise to help all the stakeholders feel confident and stay engaged.” Darby Hoover, Natural Resources Defense Council

Contact: Lisa.Grice@anthesisgroup.com.

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George Favaloro

Executive Director

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George is an Executive Director with Anthesis located in Boston MA. His clients include leaders in manufacturing, retail and consumer, industrial products, and the information, communications and technology industries. In addition to helping Chief Sustainability Officers develop, launch, and manage effective sustainability programs, George leads the Anthesis U.S. energy and renewables practice.  

Prior to Anthesis, George was a sustainability practice leader at PwC, and before that he was Managing Partner at Esty Environmental Partners, a leading sustainability strategy boutique firm which was acquired by PwC in 2012, as well as being on the executive team of three venture-backed startups, founding Terrapass (a retail carbon offset company), founding and growing Compaq’s Internet Solutions Division, and managing strategy development and innovation projects with McKinsey & Company’s Boston Office. 

Contact: George.Favaloro@anthesisgroup.com.

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Donald Reed

Executive Director

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An Executive Director in the Anthesis Group’s North American business, Don has 18+ years of experience helping operating companies, asset managers, and financial institutions develop and implement sustainability strategies that create business value by growing revenue, enhancing brands, improving operating efficiency, and managing risks. 

Throughout his career, Don has worked with both large operating companies with carbon risk and providers of capital to those companies to better understand the nature and scale of those risks and opportunities, value them, manage them over planning horizons, and integrate them into existing risk management and opportunity systems. He has helped a Money Center bank develop a quantitative system for analyzing carbon asset risk in the power and utility industry using existing data sources.  He is also helping a global independent power producer develop its first climate report following the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) which will break ground on analyzing opportunities.

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Jim Fava

Executive Director

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Jim is an Executive Director at Anthesis Group, using his extensive skills and experience to continue to expand the use of sustainability information to inform business decisions, enhance the services and solutions offered to clients and further develop the Anthesis Brand globally.

Jim has over thirty years’ experience in the field and his passion is to help accelerate sustainability as a major business imperative, working with organizations to develop strategies to help them improve business performance through the application of strategies, management systems, and tools to create sustainable business value.

Jim is well known as one of the “Fathers of LCA” and for over 20 years he chaired the Product Sustainability Roundtable (PSRT) whose mission is to improve the performance of member companies by providing benchmarking and best practice advice.

Jim has a Ph.D. in Environmental Toxicology from the University of Maryland.

Contact: Jim.Fava@anthesisgroup.com.

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Josh Whitney

Director and Technology Sector/SBTs Lead

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Josh has focused his career at the intersection of technology and sustainability. He has over 10 years of management consulting experience with high technology, financial services, CPG and energy & clean technology firms, ranging from Fortune 500 members to small start-ups. Engagements have varied broadly but have typically consisted of business planning and change management, operational and supplier risk management, management systems and corporate communications and disclosures related to environmental and sustainability issues.

Josh is passionate about startups and helping to catalyze their growth, from product management and marketing to operations strategy and securing venture investment. Josh also loves working within the corporate environment, identifying opportunities for efficiency and innovation for scalable impact.

Prior to joining Anthesis, Josh led a US focused Corporate Sustainability consulting practice where he had principal responsibility for managing and expanding a suite of sustainability strategy services alongside core GHG emissions management and reporting services, managing existing client relationships and developing new business.

Contact: Josh.Whitney@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jason Gooden

Director and Information Solutions Lead

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Jason brings 17 years of experience to Anthesis in information technology, product environmental and sustainability consulting. He has advised and worked with sector leaders including several Fortune 500 companies, helping them develop and implement their information management strategies, product sustainability programs, business intelligence platforms, bespoke solution projects and long term business process outsourcing solutions.

Jason manages the Anthesis’s Americas and Asia based Technology Services operations. He has a lengthy history of environmental plus IT focus, holding positions including lead software developer, software development manager, systems architect, and vice president of Digital North America operations.

Contact: Jason.Gooden@anthesisgroup.com.

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Honor Cowen

Principal Consultant and Retail & Consumer Products Lead

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Honor is a Principal Consultant & leads the Retail sector for the NA team, focusing on sustainability issues across both own operations and supply chains. She works closely with the Sustainable Apparel Coalition and its members on providing Higg Index related services.

She recently moved – October 2016 – from the London, UK office to Boulder, Colorado to transfer EU knowledge on food waste and apparel supply chains to the NA market. Honor holds an MA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge.

Contact: Honor.Cowen@anthesisgroup.com.

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Emma Armstrong

Director & Diversity & Inclusion Lead

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Emma’s focus is in assisting corporations to derive tangible business value from the integration of environmental sustainability to their strategies, products, operations and communications.

Emma has spent the last 17 years providing environmental consulting support to global corporations. During the first 9 years of her career she was based in the UK and specialized in providing corporate environmental management support to companies in the UK, across Europe and South Africa. Since 2005, she has been based on the US West Coast specializing in the provision of sustainability strategy, reporting and program implementation advice to corporations, including many Fortune 500 companies. Emma has experience in a range of sectors including in particular financial services, electronics and information technology and pharmaceuticals.

Contact: Emma.Armstrong@anthesisgroup.com.

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Phil Cory

Associate Director and Analytics Lead

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Contact: Phil.Cory@anthesisgroup.com

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Brad Blundell

Managing Director, UK

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Brad has over 26 years of professional experience in environmental, energy and sustainability consulting. He is currently responsible for the direction and development of Anthesis EHS service lines in Europe as well as acting as Client Services Director for the global Group.

With extensive knowledge and experience of the consulting landscape, Brad has directed and delivered projects for clients across a wide range of sectors including aerospace, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, finance and banking and construction and development.

Brad particularly enjoys the dynamics of working with global clients and harnessing Anthesis global resources to deliver solutions, wherever they’re required on the ground.

Contact: Brad.Blundell@anthesisgroup.com.

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Tobias Parker

Managing Director, UK

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Tobias continually works to secure Anthesis’ position as experts among key industry clients in the energy and carbon management sector. He has led the Energy area of the business since 2008 through changing social, economic, political and technological landscapes, having joined in 2003.

After studying Geological Sciences at undergraduate level, Tobias gained wide international experience in Asia across a number of sectors including working as a journalist and editor, and consulting with blue chip companies and start-ups through the online revolution. He then made a conscious decision in 2001 to enter the then-developing sustainable energy sector, where he has remained, gaining an MSc with Distinction in Environmental Sciences Policy & Planning from The University of Bath, and an Executive MBA from Imperial College along the way.

Contact: Tobias.Parker@anthesisgroup.com.

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Satu Juntunen

Director for Transaction and Corporate Services, Finland

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Satu is the Director for Transaction and Corporate Services in the Nordics and is Managing Director of Anthesis Finland Oy. She has over 20 years of consultancy experience in the Environmental Due Diligence (EDD) and Strategic corporate services field and has managed and coordinated more than 800 international M&A EDD projects to date.

A leader in her field in EHS compliance and assurance in the Nordics including extensive experience in site solutions (soil, groundwater and sediment contamination, remediation and site closures), EHS regulatory support, EHS management systems and work within the chemical and petrochemical industries.

Contact: Satu.Juntunen@anthesisgroup.com

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Enda Colfer

Regional Lead, Ireland

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Enda is Anthesis Group’s Regional Director and brings over fifteen years of experience of working in environmental consultancy to the business. Enda’s experience has seen him involved in a broad range of projects including environmental impact assessments, environmental auditing and due diligence and waste management across Europe, America and the Middle East.

During his time in Dubai, Enda worked with clients including the Presidency for Meteorology and the Environment in Saudi Arabia, Masdar in UAE, Qatar Foundation, GE and Goldman Sachs. Enda has a degree in Agricultural and Environmental Science from University College Dublin and a Masters in Environmental Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.  Prior to Anthesis, Enda worked for a global engineering consultancy and at the European Commission in Brussels.

Contact: Enda.Colfer@anthesisgroup.com.

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Frank Schmidt

Managing Director, Germany

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Frank has more than 20 years of experience in consulting, with expertise in EHS Due Diligence, soil and groundwater remediation and investigation, ESG reviews, mining and exploration and international EU development cooperation. Frank holds an MSc in geology from the Technical University Berlin. Coming from a background in mineral exploration and international cooperation for small scale mining support, Mr. Schmidt entered the field of environmental consulting in 2002. His work experience covers Europe, South and Central America, and western and southern Africa.

Prior to joining Anthesis, Frank Schmidt worked for Ernst & Young, and Ramboll Environ, where he managed large scale international due diligence projects, acted as central key client contact for a global automotive supplier, and took the lead for international remediation programs.

Contact: Frank.Schmidt@anthesisgroup.com.

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Roberto Salvati

Director, Italy

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Roberto has more than 20 years of international scientific and technical experience in environmental disciplines, with emphasis on due diligence, contaminated land and groundwater resources.

Roberto has conducted and managed projects at industrial sites in a variety of sectors including petrochemical, pharmaceutical, mining, petroleum refineries, disposal facilities and manufacturing (batteries, appliances, automotive, explosives and metal carpentry). His experience involves addressing soil and groundwater quality investigations, remediation project design, groundwater quality monitoring and control.

Roberto has also conducted, managed and directed hundreds of Phase I and II EDD and EHS compliance assignments across Italy and abroad, including extended scopes covering ESG for financial and industrial clients, focusing particularly on water and waste cycles assessments and product stewardship projects (REACH).

Contact: Roberto.Salvati@anthesisgroup.com

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Simon Pickup

Managing Director, Head of Environmental Planning

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Simon is the Managing Director of the Middle East business. With over 17 years of experience, he is a specialist in Environmental & Social Impact Assessment, Strategic Environmental Assessment, the provision of masterplanning advice and the development of planning controls from an environmental perspective.

Simon has extensive experience working on a wide range of projects and other environmental assessment projects in the Middle East, Africa, UK and Australia. He has wide ranging experience in undertaking environmental assessments in accordance with international best practice, including to World Bank and IFC standards.

Simon contributes to projects in both a technical and project management capacity, and has significant experience of environmental planning and sustainability issues, working closely with statutory and non-statutory organisations, planners, architects, construction staff and non-specialists. 

Contact: Simon.Pickup@anthesisgroup.com

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Charles Faulkner

Head of EHS

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Charles is the Head of the Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) team with over 15 years of knowledge within the field of EHS. He is a specialist in hazardous materials and Asbestos management, and over the years has gained extensive experience and accumulated numerous industry related professional qualifications.

Working closely with various Middle Eastern regulatory bodies Charles has assisted Clients to meet their various legislative requirements and has even consulted on the content and implementation of the Abu Dhabi Asbestos management legislation and codes of practice.

Charles has worked in a diverse range of onshore and offshore environments and provided bespoke Asbestos and hazardous waste consultancy services tailored to projects in such sectors as heavy industry, power and water, oil and gas, governmental, healthcare, educational, residential and commercial. Based in the Middle East, Charles has completed hazardous materials management projects in the UK, Norway, UAE, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Algeria, Lebanon, Iraq, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Uganda, Armenia and Tajikistan.

Contact: Charles.Faulkner@anthesisgroup.com

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Joan Zhang

Technical Director, China

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Joan is responsible for leading the delivery of technical consulting services in Greater China and the wider APAC region. Joan has more than 18 years of professional experience and specializes in EHS audit, EHS management system development, EHS risk assessment, EHS education and training, and supply chain risk reduction.

Joan has worked with clients spanning a variety of manufacturing sectors, including technology, automotive, food & beverage, and engineering.  Since 2011 Joan has focused on providing EHS supply chain risk reduction assessments, auditing and management systems support to an international technology market leader. Prior to becoming a consultant, Joan spent 10 years working as a corporate EHS professional, gaining experience in EHS management system registration auditing and addressing the multitude of compliance requirements within complex manufacturing environments.

Contact: Joan.Zhang@anthesisgroup.com.

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Sherwood Li

TCS Lead APAC

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Sherwood Li has over 10 years’ experience in EHS consulting, with particular expertise in EHS regulatory identification and update, EHS compliance audit, Environmental due diligence assessments, Soil & groundwater investigations, and other environmental consulting service with a very good understanding of environmental, health and safety legislation.

Mr. Li’ project experience covers sectors such as electronic, recycling and waste management, chemical & pharmaceutical, automotive and mechanical, energy, food and beverage, construction, packaging, pulp and paper, mining & foundry, transportation, property development and real estate, etc. Mr. Li provides comprehensive EHS service across Asia including Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, South Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, etc.

Contact: Sherwood.Li@anthesisgroup.com

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Soren Mateo

Country Manager, Philippines

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Soren is responsible for the day to day operations of the Manila office specializing in Product and Environmental Compliance, Data Analytics and Software Development. Together with the Manila Leadership team, Soren ensures timely delivery of information solutions and data analytics to our clients – both external and internal – and collaborate with the rest of the Anthesis teams worldwide to provide excellent value and help our clients achieve their sustainability goals.

Soren brings in over 15 years of experience in Procurement, Supply Chain, Patent Search, and Environmental Compliance. He has previously worked for a Fortune 500 manufacturing company, ship building and airport operations companies, as well as being a part time instructor in a graduate school teaching Supply Chain and Operations Management. Soren has a degree in Metallurgical Engineering and an MBA from the University of the Philippines – Diliman.

Contact: Soren.Mateo@anthesisgroup.com

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Advisory + Communications

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Andrew Noone

Associate Director

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Andrew is an Associate Director leading on Strategy and Communications for Anthesis Group. He has worked across many sectors supporting the embedding of  sustainability within the value chain and making it “everyday business”. Of particular focus has been his work developing evidence-based water stewardship approaches for corporate clients such as GSK, Lafarge and across public infrastructure projects. He has also been central to drafting bespoke frameworks for climate change adaptation in retail and consumer goods organisations.

Andrew started out his professional life as a technical consultant supporting the early adoption of sustainable construction practices before moving into the delivery of footprinting and strategic sustainability support. Prior to joining Anthesis, Andrew was a member of the Sustainability and Climate Change practice within PwC focusing on sustainability risk approaches.

Contact: Andrew.Noone@anthesisgroup.com.

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Fiona Place

Associate Director

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Fiona has responsibility for the Anthesis risk management practice. She is an experienced international project manager who has particular expertise in supply chain risk management and corporate strategy.

Her work has spanned Fortune 500 corporations across extractives, ICT, automotive and retail sectors, among others. Fiona brings a thorough understanding of risk management, ‘hotspot’ analysis and custom mapping of key socio-environmental issues to the role. She also has experience of working on behalf of NGOs on corporate social responsibility programs in Africa and Asia. Fiona holds a BSc (Hons) in Geography and Management Studies and MSc in Sustainability.

Contact: Fiona.Place@anthesisgroup.com.

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Lisa Grice

Executive Director

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Lisa is globally known for engaging CEOs and senior teams to drive game-changing sustainability performance that delivers brand equity, operational efficiency, and stakeholder value. Lisa has over 30 years’ experience pioneering leading edge solutions that combine both sustainability and business value for global corporations. Her work in Circular Economy, nominated for a 2017 Responsible Business Innovation award, includes developing a pioneering strategy for Merck KGaA’s Life Sciences business to credibly and cost-effectively position for entry into the multi-billion dollar green chemicals market. A pioneer in climate change mitigation and resilience, she paved the way for hundreds of global companies to inform USEPA’s greenhouse gas strategy and reduce energy costs pursuing GHG reduction goals as a part of the ground-breaking Climate Leaders Program, which she created with the USEPA. A visionary expert, Lisa was chosen to author the chapter on Sustainability in the London Stock Exchange book on Corporate Governance.

On work for National Geographic: “Lisa brought together a group of stakeholders with strong and sometimes contentious positions, and was able to use her excellent facilitation skills and technical expertise to help all the stakeholders feel confident and stay engaged.” Darby Hoover, Natural Resources Defense Council

Contact: Lisa.Grice@anthesisgroup.com.

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Ben Tuxworth

Director

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Ben has over 20 years of experience in strategy, communications, leadership development and facilitation on environmental and sustainability issues. His goal is to help organizations transition to sustainability by designing and implementing effective strategies and powerful communications.

He previously led Salterbaxter’s sustainability consulting team, working with clients including Coca-Cola Enterprises, Toyota Motor Europe, CimateCare, Unilever and De Beers.  In addition, he was the first Director of Strategy and Director of Communications of Forum for the Future, an independent non-profit that works globally to solve complex sustainability challenges.

He is an avid speaker and writer on sustainability, including contributions to Guardian Sustainable Business, Grist and Green Futures magazines.

Contact: Ben.Tuxworth@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jennifer Clipsham

Associate Director

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Jennifer has fifteen years of experience leading clients through the development of sustainability strategies that add value to their business. Using a combination of proven stakeholder engagement techniques, benchmarking tools, materiality assessment and risk and opportunity analysis, helping companies choose appropriate implementation frameworks and meaningful metrics for measuring the success of their strategies. Jennifer’s broad understanding of stakeholder expectations and advanced knowledge of best practices across a variety of sectors makes her a trusted advisor to clients on strategic sustainability issues.

Jenn has experience in a range of sectors including chemicals, manufacturing, oil and gas, services, industry associations and in municipal and regional government.

Jenn is also a part-time faculty member in the Sustainable Management Program, School of Business at Conestoga College.

Contact: Jennifer.Clipsham@anthesisgroup.com.

Energy, Waste + Circular Economy

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Tobias Parker

Managing Director

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Tobias continually works to secure Anthesis’ position as experts among key industry clients in the energy and carbon management sector. He has led the Energy area of the business since 2008 through changing social, economic, political and technological landscapes, having joined in 2003.

After studying Geological Sciences at undergraduate level, Tobias gained wide international experience in Asia across a number of sectors including working as a journalist and editor, and consulting with blue chip companies and start-ups through the online revolution. He then made a conscious decision in 2001 to enter the then-developing sustainable energy sector, where he has remained, gaining an MSc with Distinction in Environmental Sciences Policy & Planning from The University of Bath, and an Executive MBA from Imperial College along the way.

Contact: Tobias.Parker@anthesisgroup.com.

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Mark Hawker

Chief Engineer

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Mark is Chief Engineer and manages the Engineering team, overseeing engineering design and consultancy.

Mark has experience in engineering consultancy, design, capital project management, operational management and maintenance. His early career in design was producing innovative equipment for companies such as Proctor & Gamble, Unilever and General Foods and he is named on several patents.

Mark manages a team of eight Engineers and co-ordinates with other team members that include communications, finance and legal experts. He has a demonstrable track record in leading multi-disciplinary teams on a range of complex engineering projects to successful completion.

He is a fellow of both CIBSE and the IMechE, a chartered engineer and a chartered environmentalist

Contact: Mark.Hawker@anthesisgroup.com

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Jono Adams

Associate Director

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Jono is a sustainability advisor with over 10 years of experience driving change in both the private and public sectors. He has a strong international background having worked extensively in Europe, Australia and South America.  Previously, as manager of environmental due diligence and climate change services at KPMG, he advised a wide range of clients from Anglo American and Toshiba to the Civil Aviation Authority and the Conservative Party.

Jono started out as a change management consultant for Airbus and GKN before becoming a contaminated land and climate change consultant at ENVIRON. Jono is a member of IEMA and holds a degree in Environmental Science from Nottingham University.

Contact: Jono.Adams@anthesisgroup.com.

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Julian Parfitt

Resource Policy Analyst

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Dr Julian Parfitt is Technical Director at Anthesis UK and is an acknowledged and respected expert in the field of food loss and waste (F-L&W) and food supply chain resource efficiency.  He is a committed environmentalist and has worked within the resource efficiency sector for over 33 years.

In recent years he has been a key player in the development of UK and international research into F-L&W and in the area of food waste policy development. He has carried out a number of key strategic roles, including as a member of the United Nations Environment Expert Group on SDG Indicator 12.3.1, team leader on UK Government’s Foresight Review ‘Future of Food and Farming’ (2011) and working with the House of Lords as Specialist Adviser on their review of European food waste prevention policy (2014).

Julian has a PhD in Environmental Policy (University of East Anglia), MSc in Environmental Technology (Imperial College) and has published widely on food loss and waste issues in peer reviewed journals, the trade press and within the technical literature. He is a Fellow of the RSA and an active member of the its Sustainability Network.

Contact: Julian.Parfitt@anthesisgroup.com

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Richard Peagam

Associate Director

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Richard leads on product sustainability in Europe, ensuring that our diverse service offering internationally aligns with multiple sectors across key geographies (the US, Asia and Europe).  He began his career at Hewlett Packard, working in their sustainability team for five years, before beginning a career as a consultant in 2012, building sustainability performance into the operating models and products of manufacturing companies.

Richard provides clients with expertise, strategy and implementation support for product stewardship (including compliance), responsible supply chains (including conflict minerals and transparency), circular economy and sustainable business strategy. Key clients include some of the largest electronics manufacturers in the world, key players in the minerals and extractives sectors, market leaders in FMCG and retail and national governments and policy makers. Richard manages delivery teams across multiple geographies, particularly Europe, Asia and the US.

Contact: Richard.Peagam@anthesisgroup.com

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George Favaloro

Executive Director

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George is an Executive Director with Anthesis located in Boston MA. His clients include leaders in manufacturing, retail and consumer, industrial products, and the information, communications and technology industries. In addition to helping Chief Sustainability Officers develop, launch, and manage effective sustainability programs, George leads the Anthesis U.S. energy and renewables practice.  

Prior to Anthesis, George was a sustainability practice leader at PwC, and before that he was Managing Partner at Esty Environmental Partners, a leading sustainability strategy boutique firm which was acquired by PwC in 2012, as well as being on the executive team of three venture-backed startups, founding Terrapass (a retail carbon offset company), founding and growing Compaq’s Internet Solutions Division, and managing strategy development and innovation projects with McKinsey & Company’s Boston Office. 

Contact: George.Favaloro@anthesisgroup.com.

Product, Packaging + Supply Chain

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Debbie Hitchen

Associate Director

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Debbie Hitchen is a Director at Anthesis with a strong track record in project management, business development and consultancy. She is recognized for her ability to build and manage multi-stakeholder teams and her capability to deliver complex and politically sensitive projects.

Debbie has an extensive understanding of the drivers and challenges of sustainable waste management having worked for four years in a local authority, four years at a leading producer responsibility compliance organization and over a decade working with public, private and third sector organizations at London Remade and LRS.

Debbie has managed projects in manufacturing, retail, waste management and the public sector, delivering waste prevention activities, increasing reuse, improving waste collections and operations, driving behavior change and initiating product stewardship programs. She has delivered projects which focus on specific materials, such as textiles, WEEE and packaging; as well as projects which have a communications-based or behavior change methodology.  She is equally comfortable managing research, strategy, operational change management and stakeholder engagement projects. Debbie is a qualified facilitator and is well known for her stakeholder engagement capabilities and her chairing of meetings.

Contact: Debbie.Hitchen@anthesisgroup.com.

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Helen Kean

Technical Director

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Helen Kean is a Technical Director within Anthesis leading on Sustainable Chemistry within Europe. Her team supports clients in chemical compliance, strategy development and improving ways to manage chemicals of concern in products, processes, supply chains and data valuation. Helen herself manages REACH consortia providing regulatory and technical guidance and supports individual clients in meeting their REACH obligations either directly or through the company’s provision as an Only Representative. Increasingly, this work is engaging with the Downstream User community, leading to Helen’s involvement in a number of projects which feature supply-chain dynamics at their core.

She joined Anthesis after 16 years with a multinational mining company initially working in research and development before moving into Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs. Her deep understanding of both the business needs and regulatory environment enables her to play a pivotal role in developing and implementing clients’ strategic plans.

Contact: Helen.Kean@anthesisgroup.com. 

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Lisa Grice

Executive Director

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Lisa is globally known for engaging CEOs and senior teams to drive game-changing sustainability performance that delivers brand equity, operational efficiency, and stakeholder value. Lisa has over 30 years’ experience pioneering leading edge solutions that combine both sustainability and business value for global corporations. Her work in Circular Economy, nominated for a 2017 Responsible Business Innovation award, includes developing a pioneering strategy for Merck KGaA’s Life Sciences business to credibly and cost-effectively position for entry into the multi-billion dollar green chemicals market. A pioneer in climate change mitigation and resilience, she paved the way for hundreds of global companies to inform USEPA’s greenhouse gas strategy and reduce energy costs pursuing GHG reduction goals as a part of the ground-breaking Climate Leaders Program, which she created with the USEPA. A visionary expert, Lisa was chosen to author the chapter on Sustainability in the London Stock Exchange book on Corporate Governance.

On work for National Geographic: “Lisa brought together a group of stakeholders with strong and sometimes contentious positions, and was able to use her excellent facilitation skills and technical expertise to help all the stakeholders feel confident and stay engaged.” Darby Hoover, Natural Resources Defense Council

Contact: Lisa.Grice@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jason Gooden

Director and Information Solutions Lead

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Jason brings 17 years of experience to Anthesis in information technology, product environmental and sustainability consulting. He has advised and worked with sector leaders including several Fortune 500 companies, helping them develop and implement their information management strategies, product sustainability programs, business intelligence platforms, bespoke solution projects and long term business process outsourcing solutions.

Jason manages the Anthesis’s Americas and Asia based Technology Services operations. He has a lengthy history of environmental plus IT focus, holding positions including lead software developer, software development manager, systems architect, and vice president of Digital North America operations.

Contact: Jason.Gooden@anthesisgroup.com.

Analytics, Software + Systems

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Craig Simmons

Chief Technology and Metrics Officer

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After 15 years in industry working for technology giants such as IBM and Xerox, Craig co-founded Best Foot Forward (now Anthesis) in 1997, the first consultancy in Europe to focus on ecological footprinting and other natural capital accounting methods. He has continued to lead in this area and now provides technical leadership at Anthesis, including methodology development, and sector expertise in the areas of construction, software and world class events.

Craig has advised a number of FTSE 100 companies as well as international agencies including the United Nations Environment and Development  Programmes, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, the Global Footprint Network, the World Resources Institute, the Carbon Trust, the European Environment Agency, and the European Commission Environment Directorate-General.

He co-authored Sharing Nature’s Interest, the award-winning ZEDbook and The Green Guide for Business. He has Bachelor of Science and Master’s Degrees covering behavior change, statistics and computing.

Contact: Craig.Simmons@anthesisgroup.com.

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Jason Gooden

Director and Information Solutions Lead

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Jason brings 17 years of experience to Anthesis in information technology, product environmental and sustainability consulting. He has advised and worked with sector leaders including several Fortune 500 companies, helping them develop and implement their information management strategies, product sustainability programs, business intelligence platforms, bespoke solution projects and long term business process outsourcing solutions.

Jason manages the Anthesis’s Americas and Asia based Technology Services operations. He has a lengthy history of environmental plus IT focus, holding positions including lead software developer, software development manager, systems architect, and vice president of Digital North America operations.

Contact: Jason.Gooden@anthesisgroup.com.

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Phil Cory

Associate Director & Analytics Lead

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Contact: Phil.Cory@anthesisgroup.com

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Alan Spray

Head of Analytics

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Contact: Alan.Spray@anthesisgroup.com

Transaction Services + ESG

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Chris Keller

Global Head of M&A and Corporate Services

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Chris Keller has than 30 years of experience in dealing with transaction related risks for a broad spectrum of financial investors and industry clients from natural resources to manufacturing, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

He has extensive experience on advising corporates on dealing with legacy issues derived from past and present activities and via acquisition processes. 

Contact: Chris.Keller@anthesisgroup.com.

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Tim Clare

Director

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Tim is the European lead for ESG at Anthesis Group, based in London. Tim joined Anthesis from Ramboll in 2017 where he held the equivalent role. Tim has over twenty years of experience. His initial focus was on the direction of multi-site, multi-jurisdictional EHS due diligence projects undertaken as part of M&A transactions and the provision of wider EHS advice and support.

More recently Tim has helped his clients, particularly in private equity, to respond to the ESG agenda. Tim has broadened the scope of their due diligence to encompass ESG factors, helped develop their internal ESG policies and management systems and has worked with their portfolio companies to improve their ESG performance.  Tim’s current focus is on developing new ways to monitor that portfolio company ESG performance and to enhance their assessment of supply chain risks

Contact: Tim.Clare@anthesisgroup.com.

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Satu Juntunen

Director

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Satu is the Director for Transaction and Corporate Services in the Nordics and is Managing Director of Anthesis Finland Oy. She has over 20 years of consultancy experience in the Environmental Due Diligence (EDD) and Strategic corporate services field and has managed and coordinated more than 800 international M&A EDD projects to date.

A leader in her field in EHS compliance and assurance in the Nordics including extensive experience in site solutions (soil, groundwater and sediment contamination, remediation and site closures), EHS regulatory support, EHS management systems and work within the chemical and petrochemical industries.

Contact: Satu.Juntunen@anthesisgroup.com

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Enda Colfer

Regional Director

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Enda is Anthesis Group’s Regional Director and brings over fifteen years of experience of working in environmental consultancy to the business. Enda’s experience has seen him involved in a broad range of projects including environmental impact assessments, environmental auditing and due diligence and waste management across Europe, America and the Middle East.

During his time in Dubai, Enda worked with clients including the Presidency for Meteorology and the Environment in Saudi Arabia, Masdar in UAE, Qatar Foundation, GE and Goldman Sachs. Enda has a degree in Agricultural and Environmental Science from University College Dublin and a Masters in Environmental Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.  Prior to Anthesis, Enda worked for a global engineering consultancy and at the European Commission in Brussels.

Contact: Enda.Colfer@anthesisgroup.com.

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Marco Barlettani

Director

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Marco has more than 20 years of experience in environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA), integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC), Natura2000 Appropriate Assessment and permitting procedures. Marco has worked for infrastructures (mostly motorways, power transmission lines and pipelines) and a variety of industrial sectors including oil and gas industry, power generation from fossil fuels and renewables, petrochemical and chemical sectors, iron and steel blast furnaces and mills and waste management.

Mostly based in Italy, Marco worked for projects located in ca. 20 countries achieving a good knowledge of the Italian and European regulation, International Standards (issued by IFC, EBRD, World Bank and others) and developing skill for the interpretation and comparisons of national regulation of different countries. 

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Frank Schmidt

Managing Director

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Frank has more than 20 years of experience in consulting, with expertise in EHS Due Diligence, soil and groundwater remediation and investigation, ESG reviews, mining and exploration and international EU development cooperation. Frank holds an MSc in geology from the Technical University Berlin. Coming from a background in mineral exploration and international cooperation for small scale mining support, Mr. Schmidt entered the field of environmental consulting in 2002. His work experience covers Europe, South and Central America, and western and southern Africa.

Prior to joining Anthesis, Frank Schmidt worked for Ernst & Young, and Ramboll Environ, where he managed large scale international due diligence projects, acted as central key client contact for a global automotive supplier, and took the lead for international remediation programs.

Contact: Frank.Schmidt@anthesisgroup.com.

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Sherwood Li

TCS Lead APAC

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Sherwood Li has over 10 years’ experience in EHS consulting, with particular expertise in EHS regulatory identification and update, EHS compliance audit, Environmental due diligence assessments, Soil & groundwater investigations, and other environmental consulting service with a very good understanding of environmental, health and safety legislation.

Mr. Li’ project experience covers sectors such as electronic, recycling and waste management, chemical & pharmaceutical, automotive and mechanical, energy, food and beverage, construction, packaging, pulp and paper, mining & foundry, transportation, property development and real estate, etc. Mr. Li provides comprehensive EHS service across Asia including Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, South Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, etc.

Contact: Sherwood.Li@anthesisgroup.com

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Roberto Salvati

Director

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Roberto has more than 20 years of international scientific and technical experience in environmental disciplines, with emphasis on due diligence, contaminated land and groundwater resources.

Roberto has conducted and managed projects at industrial sites in a variety of sectors including petrochemical, pharmaceutical, mining, petroleum refineries, disposal facilities and manufacturing (batteries, appliances, automotive, explosives and metal carpentry). His experience involves addressing soil and groundwater quality investigations, remediation project design, groundwater quality monitoring and control.

Roberto has also conducted, managed and directed hundreds of Phase I and II EDD and EHS compliance assignments across Italy and abroad, including extended scopes covering ESG for financial and industrial clients, focusing particularly on water and waste cycles assessments and product stewardship projects (REACH).

Contact: Roberto.Salvati@anthesisgroup.com

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Donald Reed

Executive Director

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An Executive Director in the Anthesis Group’s North American business, Don has 18+ years of experience helping operating companies, asset managers, and financial institutions develop and implement sustainability strategies that create business value by growing revenue, enhancing brands, improving operating efficiency, and managing risks. 

Throughout his career, Don has worked with both large operating companies with carbon risk and providers of capital to those companies to better understand the nature and scale of those risks and opportunities, value them, manage them over planning horizons, and integrate them into existing risk management and opportunity systems. He has helped a Money Center bank develop a quantitative system for analyzing carbon asset risk in the power and utility industry using existing data sources.  He is also helping a global independent power producer develop its first climate report following the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) which will break ground on analyzing opportunities.