As an Environment and Sustainability SME that has been running since 2017, we pride ourselves on having the advantage of a focused, agile and flexible platform of resource. Through our expertise and dynamic, scalable resource model, we define project resources and translate objectives into the desired outcomes.
This means we draw on a panel of professionally qualified subject matter experts to deliver the exact technical capabilities and interpersonal acumen required for a given project, at the exact points that you need it, maximising value and minimising risks.
Every member associated with the company buys into our shared values, people skills, aptitude, sustainability ethos and delivery approach, which becomes a critical part of decision-making, technical appraisal and legacy reporting. We use the ‘right’ experts in the field to achieve an equilibrium of client goals for time, quality, innovation and cost.
Below is a flavour of the resource we work with, but due to our flexible and agile network, this list is by no means exhaustive.
Director, Environment & Sustainability Manager
Anna is a proactive, adaptable and client focused Associate Environment and Sustainability Consultant, with 14 years' experience of delivering improvements to high value infrastructure projects. She is the Managing Director of ACM Consultancy Services Ltd. Anna motivates and manages multi-disciplinary project teams to deliver Environmental Impact Assessments, IS014001 Environment, Sustainability and Consenting Management Systems; and environment and sustainability consultancy in both the private and public sector. She has a particular focus on transitioning projects and organisations towards change, in pursuit of delivering the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Anna is a clear and engaging communicator who is adept at building relationships, both internally and externally, driving innovation, collaboration and gaining trust. She considers wider aims, whilst presenting great attention to detail in order to achieve improved service delivery. Her industry focus is within the Rail and Infrastructure, Water and Environment sectors, with further experience of Highways, Airports and Nuclear. Anna has gained experience on a range of multidisciplinary projects, with project values of up to £42.6 billion. She has worked on the largest Geospatial database in Europe and her research and route maps have been used by the Environment Agency, DEFRA and EAZA to inform them of the state of the implementation of their policies and guidelines. Anna is highly organised and has a proven track record of thriving in highly pressurised and challenging environments. Her business vision is to help forward-thinking businesses achieve holistic sustainability outcomes by ensuring that businesses are working at an optimum environment and sustainability performance.
Transition Engineering is the way to solve complex “wicked” global problems such as climate
change, pollution, biodiversity loss and energy depletion, problems which have many stakeholders,
and potential for conflict, and no obvious simple solution. Transition Engineering is the HOW to achieve change, given we agree WHY change is needed. Daniel founded Splendid Engineering and co-founded GATE, the Global Association for Transition Engineering, after a long career at Ford of Europe and Visteon where he was a Product Engineer and Design for Sustainability specialist. He is a chartered mechanical engineer, chartered energy engineer, and chartered environmentalist. In more recent years, he has been working with clients delivering Transition Engineering and the Transition Innovation process. He is also a visiting lecturer at various universities.
Daniel is passionate about helping people discover "direction-changing" innovations that address "un-sustainability". He co-developed "Transition Engineering", a new approach to engineering and change; and is already helping organisations to achieve whole-system solutions that deliver the right change in the right direction to ensure a sustainable, prosperous future in a changing world. Daniel brings clarity to your decision making, he helps you challenge existing un-stated assumptions to discover an achievable, more prosperous future. By collaborating in your decision making processes, he enables your organisation to prosper in a changing future. He will help you to “Build Back better” after the disruption of COVID-19.
Vertical Farming & Regenerative Agricultural Specialist
Regenerative Environmental Consultant, Soil Scientist, passionate strawberry grower and proud father, with a focus on environmental remediation and carbon sequestration. Robert engineers biologically complete products using the finest quality local inputs, combined with “maker know-how” and the use of microscopy, to enable data driven decisions that achieve impressive results.
Drawing from 20+ years experience, with a diverse mechanical and horticultural background, Robert has repeatedly demonstrated his ability to produce superior quality biopharma and market crops using hydroponics, aeroponic, and regenerative soil systems in vertical indoor controlled environments, greenhouses, and traditional outdoor settings.
Taking a biological approach to food production, Robert has achieved exemplary results in shelf life and nutrient density testing. He has consulted on the design, testing, patenting, commissioning, and operating of Canada's first GMP certified, commercial vertical farm; and has been involved in the testing and patenting of multiple vertical agriculture apparatuses. Robert has been operations manager for vertical farms in Canada, the United States of America and on the island of Aruba.
Robert now focuses on living soil production systems, moving dead carbon through regenerative agriculture and putting it back into the living carbon system.
Graphic Design in Print and Digital
Tim is a creative, engaging, dependable and personable graphic design for print and digital design. He is an Indesign and Interactive PDF Wizard and has been routinely recommended as being faster, better, cheaper - and is regularly cited as being infinitely patient! He is a collaborative individual who helps small businesses and larger international organisations with visual solutions across their digital marketing and performance reporting, including extensive experience delivering designs in the education and sustainability sector. Tim’s Key Background:
Creates effective digital (and print form) communication through simple, clear and concise visual information. Believes simplicity and creativity in digital media are key to achieving effective communication.
Extensive experience of working within the educational sector (including for publishers, schools, exam boards, universities, colleges etc.).
Approved and trusted supplier for the University of Cambridge (since 2014) and Pearson Education and Cambridge Assessment. Tim has delivered bespoke digital media reporting for the University of Cambridge across several reporting years and departments (i.e., Living Laboratory for Sustainability, University of Cambridge Financial Reports), including within the last year, with excellent feedback.
When it comes to print, Tim is up to date on cutting-edge, sustainable printers.
Business IT & Sustainable SAP