Tom Cumberlege

Associate Director

Tom leads the Carbon Trust's work on value chain analysis and strategy. He has extensive experience helping businesses to understand their climate change risks and opportunities, working across a diverse range of sectors including agriculture, food and drink processing, retail, FMCG, heavy industry, financial services and luxury goods.

His advice enables clients to realise low carbon investment opportunities across their value chains, optimise product design, set targets, engage suppliers and evaluate financing solutions. Tom has supported a wide range of businesses and institutions, such as Coca-Cola, Bord Bia, the IFC, the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Nationwide, Quorn Foods, Nynas and thyssenkrupp. He has also developed guidance for the GHG Protocol’s Scope 3 Standard on behalf of the World Resources Institute.

Before working in corporate advisory, Tom previously managed major public sector programmes for the Carbon Trust.

Areas of focus

  • Assurance and labelling