Meet the Team

The inaugural board consists of the following directors:

Geoff Fordham, who chairs the co-op, was for 25 years managing director of a small research consultancy, and brings wide experience of community-led social enterprises and programme and policy evaluation.

Keith Beacham, was formerly Managing Director of BGB Ltd, working in conjunction with the Building Research Establishment on improved control systems for homes and industry to reduce carbon emissions.  .

Keith Dickerson, is Director of Climate Associates Ltd, providing advice to companies on Energy Efficiency and Climate Change.

Edwina Galloway worked for an Independent Financial  Advisor for 25 years giving individuals and Companies advice

Paul Parry trained as a zoologist and is an expert at coordinating funds to be allocated amongst village organisations.

Tim Roberts is managing director of Good Measures Ltd, and works with clients to improve workplace sustainability and corporate social responsibility, while saving costs through energy and resource conservation.

All directors are giving their services free of charge

Professional advice

Our legal adviser is Pulham and Co., who are acting on our behalf for a nominal fee.  The company’s senior partner, John Pulham, acts as company secretary. Our auditor is Paul Frost who has kindly agreed to provide his services free of charge.