John Newton

Associate Director

John leads on the provision of assurance services at the Carbon Trust, helping organisations to gain recognition for their environmental achievements through independent verification from the Carbon Trust. He also works directly with organisations to enable them to better implement sustainability agendas within their own operations and across their value chains to drive sustainable growth, with a focus on themes such as circular economy, science-based target setting, supply chains innovation, and resource efficiency.

Prior to joining the Carbon Trust, John has almost 20 years of business strategy experience working mainly in the ICT sector. John holds an MBA from the University of Cape Town.

Areas of focus

  • Corporate sustainability
  • Assurance and labelling