Compass Group Adds Climate Advisor

May 23, 2022

Compass Group has appointed Professor Sir Charles Godfray FRS chief climate and sustainability advisor for its operations in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Godfray is the current director of the Oxford Martin School and Professor of Population Biology at the University of Oxford in Oxford, England. He previously chaired the U.K. Government Office of Science’s project on the future of farming and in 2017 he received British knighthood for services to scientific research and for scientific advice to government, Facilities Management Journal reports.

“Compass’ size and scale means that it is uniquely positioned to have a significant impact on the food system. The team’s commitment to working with suppliers, clients and its people is outstanding and I’m looking forward to contributing to their ambition. Together, we must create the blueprints for the wider industry to learn from,” said Godfray.

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