Our People

Our People


  • Dr Rupert Read

    Rupert Read is a reader of Philosophy at the University of East Anglia, and has written extensively on environmental and political issues. He is chair of Green House think tank,...

  • Tristram Stuart

    Tristram Stuart

    Tristram Stuart is an international award-winning author, speaker, campaigner, and expert on the environmental and social impacts of food production. His books, The Bloodless Revolution (2006) and Waste: Uncovering the...

  • Professor Jurgen Denecke

    Professor Jurgen Denecke

    Jurgen Denecke is Professor of Plant and Cell Biotechnology at the University of Leeds. He is a member of the Centre for Plant Sciences, which is a centre for excellence...

  • Ben Goldsmith

    Ben Goldsmith

    Ben Goldsmith is CEO of Menhaden Capital, a new energy and resources focused investment trust listed on the London stock exchange. Previously, in 2005 Ben founded WHEB, one of Europe’s...

  • Dan Crossley

    Dan Crossley

    Dan Crossley is Executive Director at the Food Ethics Council, a charity that works with businesses, government and civil society to address ethical concerns at the heart of decision-making about...

  • Dr Cesar Revoredo-Giha

    Dr Cesar Revoredo-Giha

    Dr Cesar Revoredo-Giha is Senior Economist and Team Leader of Food Marketing Research at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC). He is an applied economist specialising in the industrial organisation of food...

  • Joanna Lewis

    Joanna Lewis

    Joanna Lewis is Strategy and Policy Director for Soil Association Food for Life, an award-winning national programme which is about making good food the easy choice for everyone, whoever and...

  • David Lawrence

    David Lawrence

    David is the Parliamentary Communications Officer at the Keep Sunday Special campaign, and works part time as a community organiser in North London....

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  • Tom Burgess

    Tom Burgess is Executive Director of the Progressive Policy Unit and the author of a new book From Here to Prosperity, an Agenda for Progressive Prosperity based on the...

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  • Emma Neale Ahmad

    Research Associate

    Emma Neale Ahmad

    Emma Neale Ahmad is qualitative research consultant and service evaluator with over 18 years of experience in urban regeneration and social policy.  Emma combines a degree in Politics, Philosophy and...