Who's Involved

The Executive

Gary Newman: Executive Chair

Ceri Loxton (seconded from BioComposites Centre): Sector Development Manager

Darren Scammel (Mango Creative): Marketing

Martin Davies: Finance


The Board

Gary Newman (Chair)

Gary is a construction engineer by training and early career. After completing a wood science masters, Gary established Plant Fibre Technology and has been instrumental in taking a number of bio-based products from concept to market. Gary is also a founder and Executive Chair of the Alliance for Sustainable Building Products (www.asbp.org.uk). The ASBP is a member organisation committed to bringing product sustainability, resource use and the principles of the circular economy to the centre of the construction debate.

Doug Hughes (Hughes Architects)

Robin Aldridge (Fforest Timber Engineering)

Jasper Meade (PYC Construction)

Steve Lewis (Vintage Joinery)