Nicky Chambers

Nicky Chambers

Programme and Impact Director


Nicky has a BSc in Environmental Science and MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, and has over 30 years’ experience in the sustainability sector. Having worked in Policy roles with the CBI and the World Travel and Tourism Council, she founded Best Foot Forward, one of Europe’s first and award-winning sustainability consultancy and software providers, working with companies such as Coca-Cola, Tesco, GSK London 2012, IHG and Government.

Nicky has also founded and grown several other businesses. BFF was acquired by Anthesis Consulting in 2013 since when Nicky has focused on ‘clean and green’ innovation and entrepreneurship. She is an Entrepreneurship Expert with the Entrepreneurship Centre, Saïd Business School, and a mentor with the Imperial Venture Mentor Service.

After a stint as CEO of negative emissions technology company Origen Power, Nicky turned her attention to the myriad of nature base solutions to the climate and ecological crisis.

In her spare time, she dreams of reinventing the current economic system while walking her dog.