Our Specialists

Following a career in national parks, regional government and environmental consultancy, I joined Promar International in 2011 to build the company’s Sustainability team. My expertise lies in sustainability consultancy, I provide technical advice, guidance and support on sustainability strategy, risk analysis and road mapping. I also support my clients on energy efficiency, sustainable energy generation, […]

Brought up in rural North Wales, I joined Promar International in 2019, bringing with me over 10 years’ experience of working with a range of clients across the agri-food sector. I have a particular interest in diversification, having spent a number of years assisting farmers and small holders to add value to primary products and […]

Following a journey that has taken me from Australia to Kenya then Brunei, I joined Promar International in 2018 as a consultant. With considerable experience in sustainable land management in a broader content; my specialisms include net zero and carbon foot printing, sustainability assessments and benchmarking, climate impact and adaptation strategies and sustainable agriculture practices […]

I started my career as an environmental professional in the development sector, working on major highways, infrastructure and energy projects.  Since joining the team in 2018 I have worked with clients in the utilities sector and across the supply chain, leading and delivering projects around water quality and ecosystem management. As well as advising water […]

I joined Promar International in 2017 after several years in a variety of roles within the environmental sector. I have always had a passion for water quality and catchment management which led me to complete my MSc in Sustainable Water Management in 2014. Whilst at Promar, I have worked on multiple projects that have focused […]

I joined the Promar Sustainability team in 2020, bringing with me five years’ experience working in hydroponics production and controlled environment agriculture. As an agronomist, and with a masters in agricultural economics, I have a keen interest in driving technological advancements in the agriculture sector, environmentally friendly production processes and sustainable farming. My passion for […]

After completing a degree in Law and Business and a master’s in Business and Marketing at Aberystwyth University, I joined Promar International in 2009 as a research analyst. Since then, I have progressed into the role of Senior Consultant, with a core focus on the bespoke agri-food dashboards that we produce. Our market dashboards provide […]

I joined Promar International in 2021, as an environmental consultant based in Germany. I graduated in agriculture from the University of Hohenheim, where I ran trials on rice varieties under salt stress. From there, I studied for a master’s in Food Security and Development at the University of Reading, writing my dissertation on rainwater harvesting […]

As an Environmental Consultant, I am passionate about working closely with stakeholders in the agriculture sector to improve the transparency of information regarding sector emissions, opportunities for green growth, and staying ahead of the international movement towards environmental accountability. I believe there are a growing number of opportunities that not only prioritise the needs of […]

I joined Promar in early 2021, after completing my MSc in Environment, Politics and Society at UCL. With a farming background, I focussed my studies on sustainable agriculture, agri-environment policy, environmental management and farmer engagement. Prior to this, I graduated from the University of Exeter with a BSc (Hons) in Geography with Biological Sciences and […]

John Giles

Divisional Director of Agri-Food

I joined Promar in the 1990’s and have spent 25 years supporting clients to make positive changes to their businesses. My many years of involvement with the Institute of Agricultural Management, the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s food, drink and agricultural group and the City Food Lecture has also allowed me to improve my knowledge and […]

I joined the Promar sustainability team in October 2020 after graduating from Harper Adams University with a BSc Honours in Food Technology with Nutrition, through which I gained a broad range of knowledge and experience throughout the agri-food supply chain and food industry. As part of my degree, I completed a 12-month placement at Keeling’s […]

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