Job Title: Sustainability manager
Company: Moorbrook Textiles
Ian Whiteford works for Alex Begg (part of Moorbrook Textiles), a weaver of luxury cashmere scarves in Ayr, south-west of Glasgow. He is sustainability manager with additional responsibility for the company’s management system. At Alex Begg, sustainability has a high profile and wide scope: it starts with animal welfare, includes chemical compliance and environmental impact, involves education & training and requires communication with key customers. Prior to his current job, Ian had a very varied career including logistics management, quality and environmental management, delivering training and 2 years managing development projects in Rwanda. He serves on the board of a wood recycling social enterprise.
Speaking at the following:
Starting from scratch Finding the resources for sustainability reporting Influencing large organisations