Peter Hollands

Chairman Peter graduated with a B.Sc. in Geology from University College London (UCL) in 1974 and worked initially in and around extractive industries, first as a geophysics technician at UCL, next as a petroleum geologist in Libya, then in mining & metals market analysis. He and Barbara Sotowicz set up Bloomsbury Minerals Economics (BME) in 1993; […]


Martin Hollands

Director Although originally trained as an ecologist Martin has worked for the last 40 years at the interface between environmental conservation and business sustainability, During this period he has worked with NGOs, including as Deputy Director of Fauna & Flora International, businesses, governments and international agencies in in both technical and senior management roles.

Simon Benney

Special Advisor on¬†Technology¬†and Data Simon graduated with a M.Eng (1st class, hon.), ACGI Electrical & Electronic Engineering from Imperial College, London in 1991 and an MBA from SDA Bocconi, Italy in 1995.   Simon worked 9 years in international consulting services (Arthur Andersen, McKinsey&Co) and served as a senior executive for around 20 years in Airbus, EADS, […]

James Griffiths

Senior Advisor James Griffiths operates as an international sustainability adviser based in Geneva, Switzerland. Forestry and agricultural products and value chains are particular areas of focus. James works with global business and non-business groups on solving challenges and developing opportunities associated with natural resource use including sustainable supply chains, independent performance assessment, stakeholder engagement, public-private […]