Tom Beckett

Net Positive Director

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Tom Beckett - Net Positive Director

Tom is a leader working to put nature, efficiency, technology and lifestyle changes at the heart of the climate solution. He holds a MSc in Environmental Science and BSc in Zoology, and has two decades of experience working for the environment, in senior management roles.

With Better Century he consults to Nature4Climate for in Strategic Development, and Sheepdrove Organic Farm as Net Zero and Nature Positive Advisor, assisting in establishing and delivering a Net Positive Policy through energy consultancy, insets and renewable heating and generation. He also helps bring to life Better Century’s digital tools, the NetPositiveLifeApp and NetPositiveLife community. He also writes blogs, speaks and engages on all aspects of net positive individuals and organisations.

He has worked at RenewableUK, a renewable energy trade association, Ricardo Energy and the Environment, a leading Sustainability Consultancy as well as taking a Directorship at The Green Party, and a Wildlife Trust.  Previous to this he established and sold a successful fundraising consultancy, Buffalo Fundraising Consultants Ltd.  Tom has worked worked with the majority of leading UK education establishments, The World Bank, European Commission, Department for Transport, numerous charities and prestigious businesses such as Aston Martin.

He is passionate about understanding how the solutions to the environmental and ecological crisis may be delivered by empowering people, business, charity and government to jointly take responsibility and work together.