David Stubbs BSc (Hons), FCIEEM, CEnv
David Stubbs is a leading authority on sustainability in sport and global mega-events. He led the award-winning sustainability programme of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, widely recognised as the most sustainable Games in modern times. Through his leadership as the Head of Sustainability for London 2012, he and his team pioneered many key processes, methods and standards that have become sustainability best practice in the event sector.
Since the end of 2012, David has worked as an independent sustainability expert with a continued focus on sports and major events. Throughout this period he has been the lead sustainability advisor to the International Olympic Committee, He also developed the Sustainable Forum initiative for the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos and is currently providing strategic and technical support to other leading sports and entertainment businesses.
He is a founder member and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management and a Chartered Environmentalist. He is a recipient of the CIEEM Medal and in 2013 was the first to be awarded Chartered Environmentalist of the Year.