Guy Rickard

Associate Director

Guy leads the Carbon Trust’s work on corporate footprinting, reporting and target setting. A member of the SBTi Technical Advisory Group since 2014, he has overseen the team’s delivery of consultancy support for over 50 companies setting science-based targets and spoken at multiple events to raise awareness of this area. In addition, Guy has worked with numerous FTSE100 companies and other multinational clients around the world on sustainability strategy, technical opportunity identification, business case development and stakeholder engagement. His wide-ranging sector experience includes manufacturing, transport, retail, financial services, media, utilities, hospitality, construction and commercial property.

Guy has a corporate background, having held a range of management positions at food manufacturer Mars, including roles in sales and marketing, research and insights, and category management. Prior to that he worked as a consultant engineer in the rail industry.

Guy speaks French fluently and holds a master’s degree in Climate Change and Sustainable Development from Leicester De Montfort University and a master’s degree in Engineering from the University of Durham.

Areas of focus

  • Corporate sustainability