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Philippa Stanley Lean2Sustain

Philippa Stanley MA BSc Soc Env MCIWM AIEMA PCC ICF

Certified Auditor
Certified Business Coach
Environmental Management Pioneer

With a background in environmental management within the automotive sector, Philippa is a highly regarded sustainability practitioner and systems auditor who designed and founded YouTree™, the interactive sustainability online programme and was instrumental in developing the pilot Project Acorn, now BS8555.

She is passionate about the way people learn to drive action for change towards greater sustainability and brings a refreshing look to the challenges of growth whilst integrating business sustainability in more ways than one.

Philippa is also a certified life and business coach, helping people to thrive by finding a deeper connection to the natural environment. She delivers one to one and team coaching and horse guided learning from her base in South Wales. An avid gardener, she enjoys cooking, walking travelling and spending time with her extended family and horses.



John Cockburn-Evans Lean2Sustain

Eur.Ing. John Cockburn-Evans M.Eng. C.Eng. F.I.Chem.E. PCC ICF MIoD

Management Consultant
Certified Professional Coach
NLP Practitioner & ELI Master Practitioner
Lean Practitioner
Production Systems Black Belt
Certified ESOS Lead Energy Assessor.

John is a chartered chemical engineer with 30 years of senior management and operational experience in the chemical and allied industries, performing roles in engineering, maintenance, construction and operations for corporates such as BASF, Total and DuPont.

He has been personally accountable for cultural change and process improvement for these companies, leading major construction projects, and transformational changes within sites.

In 2010 John made the transformation into consultancy, leading production system implementations at large a petrochemical company in Russia, and Capital Excellence implementations in Ukraine. His experience also includes industries such as Automotive, FMCG, Food, Wind Power, Mining, Rail, Healthcare, Manufacturing and Oil & Gas. His passion for reducing all types of waste from process to energy was the catalyst in forming the Lean2Sustain Collaboration.

John utilises both his coaching and consulting skills to work on business cultural transformation which is his niche. He is also a part-time lecturer for the University of Suffolk in the area of “Change Management” for their MBA programme. He is also an IoD Business Ambassador for Manufacturing & Energy in the East of England.



Paul Clow Lean2Sustain

Paul Clow BSc.

Multi-level Management Experience
Management of Change and Business Improvement Consultant
Project Governance

Paul is a qualified chemist so naturally started his career with ICI in UK. Working in their Paints Division his role evolved into bespoke product development primarily for BMW. On joining DuPont his assignments naturally moved further into the client relationship, product management, marketing and sales role. Spending many years managing businesses, products and teams, Paul was eventually seconded to DuPont’s consulting business with a role split between client management and delivery. His area of specialization and passion was and remains, building powerful networks, influencing people and organizations and getting results.

On leaving DuPont after a 28-year career he joined L&K Group PLC as Chief Executive Officer tasked to change the culture of a 100 year-old company to make and keep it sustainable and competitive in the 21st Century. This was a fixed-term role and his time is now split between helping other businesses manage change and running his own small retail and B2B electric bike business.




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