About

Annie Adams founded her own consultancy business so she can provide flexible sustainability services to businesses, charities and governments,

Annie Adams is a UK based independent adviser and analyst with 16 years of experience supporting governments, certification schemes, multi-national retailers and consumer goods manufacturers in the responsible sourcing of forest risk commodities: timber, paper and palm oil.

Her expertise spans certification scheme assessment, policy development, EUTR compliance analysis, policy implementation and training. Annie’s expertise is grounded in a strong understanding of responsible sourcing supply chains, having worked as a Principal Consultant at Efeca (including the Technical Lead for the Central Point of Expertise on Timber), as a Senior Manager at The Forest Trust and at B&Q as a Social Responsibility Manager. Annie continues to work with the Efeca team as an Associate; providing support on responsible sourcing of wood based products for compliance with policy and market requirements.