Jane Burston

Jane Burston
  • Head, Climate and Environment
    National Physical Laboratory (NPL)

Head of Climate and Environment, National Physical Laboratory. Non-Executive Director, Sandbag, an NGO reforming emissions trading. Non-Executive Board member, Natural Environment Research Council London Universities doctoral training programme. Member, Global Agenda Council on the Future of Urbanisation. Former Founder and CEO, Carbon Retirement. Degree in Philosophy, University of Cambridge. Awards include: Top 30 UK entrepreneurs under 30, Real Business (2010); 35 highflying women under 35, Management Today (2011); Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Square Mile magazine (2011); Top UK Non-Profiteer, Management Today (2012); Junior Chamber of Commerce International 'top ten outstanding young persons in the UK' (2015); Friends of Europe '40 under 40 European thought leaders' (2015); Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum.