Environmental and Sustainability Champions

Environmental groups

To more easily divide up tasks and develop our actions and objectives we have groups that work on the overall environmental aims and report back to the Office to the Vice-Chancellor. These are as follows:

Environmental Compliance Group

This group aims to ensure that the University remains compliant with our Environmental Management System and maintains our BSI ISO 14001 2015 accreditation.

Professor Chris Bussell Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the College of Life and Natural Sciences
Carl Longworth Director of Estate Management
Gaynor Delaney Head of Compliance and Sustainability
Liz Hunt Environment and Sustainability Manager
Graham Souch Technical Team Leader (Science and Engineering)
Dale Baker Ops and Response Centre Delivery Manager (IT Services)
Denise China Head of Category Management (Finance)
Richard Bostock Technical Team Leader (Engineering and Technology)
Rob Laidlaw General Manager (Aramark Catering)
Martin Beaumont Operational Manager (Union of Students)
Joel Klaff Lecturer in Law Business (Law and Social Sciences)

Responsible Futures Group

Chair: Chris Ribchester

This group is tasked with working on embedding sustainability into everything we do at the university, whether that be through sustainable procurement or education for sustainable development.

Fairtrade Committee

Chair: Rosemary Horry

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