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 Expert  728364

Expert in EMS, Due Diligence, GHG Guantification and Carbon Management, Strategic Environmental Assessment

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

United Kingdom
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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has significant expertise in working with industry, government and other institutions on environmental management systems, environmental management system auditing, environmental assessment, environmental due diligence, climate change and carbon footprinting. His expertise includes the facilitiation of capacity-building workshops and other events in the United Kingdon, Europe, the Balkans, the Caribbean, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific Rim.

He has authored books on environmental auditing, environmental due diligence and environmental management systems, as well as contributing specialist articles to professional journals. He is a Chartered Environmentalist and has completed a Certificate in Strategic Environmental Assessment at Oxford Brookes.

He is alos a UK delegate to the International Organisation for Standardisation's Technical Committee (ISO TC 207) on environmental management and currently chairs the UK's national standards body (BSI) committee on GHG management.


environmental management

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
2006   Certificate   Strategic Environmental Assessment   Oxford Brookes University  
1986   Certified Diploma   Finance and Accounting   Ciy Polytechnic, London  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1993 to 2010


ND Expert trading as En-Venture, Devizes


Sole Trader


Principal Advisor


Responsible for the dlivery of environmental services to a variety of industrial and institutional clients.

1989 to 1992


BP Africa Ltd, London




Project Manager


The implementation of a brand change in eighteen associate countries across Africa, a project valued at $8 million and delivered ontime and within budget.

1984 to 1989


BP Africa Ltd, London




Luricants Suply Manager


Built a trading position turning of $22 million of lubricants and related products, supplying associates, agents and thrid parties in Africa. Gross profit topped $3 million.

1982 to 1983


Ndola Oil Storage Company, Ndola, Zambia



General Manager


Managed strategic national petroleum storage depot on behalf of the five international marketers in Zambia. Oversaw sale to state energy company.

1978 to 1982


B Exploration and Production, Sullom Voe


Ninian Pipeline Operations


Sahreholders' Represnetative


Oversaw shareholders' entitlement to gas stabilisation, crude oil and LPG storage and export facilties at a crude oil transhipment terminal. Also responsible for the safe operation of a 400 000 barrel/day 48" crdue oil pipeline. Installation located in an environmentally sensitive location.

1974 to 1978


BP Oil Ltd, Northampton


Supply and Distribution


Shift Manager


Day-to-day operation of a pipeline and rail-fed distribution terminal. Implemented health and safety regulations.

1970 to 1974


Shell-Mex and BP Ltd, Birmingham


BP Retail


Sales Representative


Managed 24 company-onwed filling and service stations, negotiating licence fees, overseeing maintenance and safe operations.

1963 to 1970


Ministry of Defence (Navy)






Executive branch officer, ultimately specialising in naval gunnery. Achieved 'wings' standard as a fixed wing pilot.

Career Accomplishments:

Fellow, Energy Institute (FEI); Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv); Member, Institue of Envuironmantal Management and Assessment (MIEMA).

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - International Trade Centre/International Organisation for Standardisation (ITC/ISO)  
 - BSI  

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Assessor, implementation of PAS 2050 (Carbon Footprint of Products) in Chinese PVC company.
  • Trainer/Facilitator, impmementation of ISO 14064.1-2 in China with the Chinese National Institute for Standardisation.
  • Facilitating workshop day on an intriduction to the oil and gas sector for MSc students at Greenwich College of Management.
  • Providing support for regional resource efficiency project.
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International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
1982 to 1983   Zambia   General Manager of a stratgeic oil storage installation, overseeing handover on nationalisation to national oil company.
2005 to 2005   Trinidad   Part of a team leading capacity building in environmental consultancy and capacity building for a pan-Caribbean delegation.
2008 to 2009   China   Facilitated introduction of ISO 14064.1-2, guidance on quantifying GHGs in facilities and in projects, for standards writers and institutional offcials.
1995 to   Balkans   Facilitated environmental auditing and sustainable development workshops across Balkan region (Belgrade, Novi Paz, Novi Sad and Sombor). Provided workshops on EU environmental law.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
French   adequate but not interpreter standard

Market Research:
Completed 23 years in general management in exploration and production, trading and supply, distribution and marketing in national and international associates for a major multi-national oil company, Maintained professional interest in this and aviation and maritime developments in military and civilian sectors.

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Additional Skills and Services:

Provide foundation workshop in the oil and gas industry for the MSc (oil and gas) coruse at Greenwich College of Management, London Provided environmental auditing, environmental regulation and sustainable development programmes for Master students and others with European Centre for Peace and Development in the Balkans. Provided in-house and public programmes on waste management and environmental technology for the oil and gas sector in the Middle East and an 'Implementing ISO 14001' programme for the ISO dveeloping Coutry Group, delivered in Indonesia and the Philippines.

Other Skills and Services

Technical writer, public speaker.


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