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Robert Woodthorpe Browne

Robert Woodthorpe Browne MBE, Chairman. Robert Woodthorpe Browne is a reinsurance, broking and underwriting industry professional especially in Developing, Central and European countries with specialties that include agricultural and environmental coverage. Using his world wide travel to over 130 countries combined with fluency in French, German and Spanish he has further gained extensive experience in international politics and diplomacy.
Currently, Robert is a Council Member of the Royal Institute for International Affairs (Chatham House), as well as Vice President on the Bureau of Liberal International. Chairman International Relations Committee Liberal Democrats. Board Member British German Association. Committee Member Gresham Society (Gresham College) Fellow Royal Geographical Society, member English Ceramic Circle and Royal Forestry Society.

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Risultati immagini per philip risby

Philip Risby has had a long career of successful innovation. Recognised at the age of 12 years  on BBC series, “The Young idea” for his pioneer work in microwave radio communication, he established his first company while he still was and University that provided novel solutions including to an international well known tyre manufacturer. After graduating with honours, Phil was head hunted by the Ministry of Defence and worked three years in their highly secret Systems and Weapons research labs before resigning on ethical grounds to embark upon a career of commercialising his own innovations through his own companies.
Phil has been involved, and led, projects in waste management, power generation and waste to energy, ports and harbours, mining, wetland restoration and environmental forensics and remediation in USA and Caribbean. His innovations have been featured on BBC Horizons documentary,  “Twenty technologies that can change the world and he is the only innovator to have two innovations listed in the report to the Club of Rome, “100 innovations, 10 years, 100 million jobs”.
He has been an honorary lecturer at University of East Anglia and an Invited speaker at University of Cambridge, where he also has published research.
Phil was Vice President to BIMP EAGA (Brunei, Indonesias, Malaysia and Philippines) and advisor to Governments, Ministers and High Net Worth Individuals in Europe, South America, and South East Asia. Phil has interfaced with a number of entities including Government departments and SOE’s in China both on technical and financing aspects including technical advisor to the Brunei Royal Family’s visit to Beijing.
Phil was Founding Board member of the UK Government’s Local Enterprise Partnership, and sat on the board of a local Chamber of Commerce.  His interests included  humanitarian projects and is currently advising on projects in Palestine, Gaza, Syria and other areas with unique challenges.
During 2012 – 2014 Phil worked with Mr Chris Barry, the innovator of the AD technology to further develop the AD processes.  Phil brings a wide range of experience and relevant technical competences.

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Christopher Gleadle

Christopher Gleadle  is a respected authority in operational sustainability strategies.
Chris’s systems thinking skills were developed from his industrial software development experience, that have enabled him to develop training programmes for the rapid implementation of large scale applications.

Chris has established and run his own businesses founded on the development of intuitive programmes for the management of fuel, logistics and financing, and has been a contributor to the development of International Standards for Greenhouse Gas Measurement and Accounting, as well as Material Reporting and Communication for Environmental, Social and Governance and International Standards for Sustainable Development.

Chris has authored several books and many papers that are widely respected, published and cited globally. His work is recommended reading by notable sources such as UNEP, Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Indices, Finance Middle East, et al. and Chris has been invited key note speaker at several international conferences.
His emphasis on novel training development programmes in Eco-Innovation is directly relevant to the long term strategy to integrate innovative technologies into systems that improve quality of life.

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Humphrey Cook

Humphrey Cook dipl arch RIBA Chartered Architect As principal of Humphrey Cook Associates, Humphrey has for 36 years acted as a practicing architect. Importantly for that time he has delivered projects of architectural and interior design for both new build as well as the restoration of listed and historic buildings: using both modern and traditional methods of construction. Experienced in utilising life cycle building construction, Humphrey designs projects to include low energy systems, as well as connects to locally sourced materials and labour thus optimising the positive effect on the local economy, as well reducing both the direct and indirect impact on the environment through reduced offsite manufacturing to improve quality and reduce waste. Amongst his accolades is the design for an underground visitor centre with zero energy usage.Humphrey’s influence and practical project delivery extends across the globe and includes: Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, Jordan, Amman, Libya, Tripoli, Saudi Arabia and Singapore.

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Paul Mills has over 40 years’ experience in the financial sector involving 7 banks operating in London: initially in administration at Johnson Matthey Bankers and Hungarian International Bank; with progression to trading asset classes such as: medium term supplier’s credits, Promissory Notes/Bills of Exchange; short-term trade and structured commodity finance; bi-lateral, club and syndicated transactions.

Line Responsibility followed at Citibank; Badische Kommunale Landedbank AG, Oesterreichische Laenderbank Bank AG (OLB), AMRO Bank NV with responsibility for Revenue & Cost Budgets, marketing and trading a’forfait assets and rescheduled LDC debts. Then Moscow Narodny Bank Ltd as Paul negotiated Team moves to transform its London Representative office into full branch status.

Paul later joined a valued client, GML International Ltd, to be involved in structuring value-impaired, distressed debt and “buy-backs” for clients. This notably included being retained by the Polish government to act as its “front” for managing (by reducing) the State’s debt with other COMECON institutions such as IBEC and IIB.

With Paul’s visible successes and respected profile, he went on to found Bon Pour Aval Ltd in 1995, followed by BPA LONDON Ltd in 2005 with a mission to secure suitable funding solutions for clients. Success involves financing projects, corporates, trade and commodity transactions ‘without use of own capital’ – achieved by collaborating with “settlement” bank partners – such as UBI Banca International & Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein – and sourcing new business through strategic relationships with international collaboration partners.