9th November 2016

Our Consultants

Ian Dodd

The founder and CEO of Totem Sustainability and a resourceful professional with over a decade of experience. Expert in leading and delivering strategic sustainability and managing environmental management systems (ISO 14001). Ian has a proven track record of delivering operational performance improvement through careful planning and implementation, and detailed data analysis, whilst directing developmental change, people management and business coaching. Supporting leadership has been pivotal to creating a meaningful change culture that engenders long-term success. Ian’s ambition is to provide Sustainability for Everyone through ease of use, affordability and adding value. He has served as a member of various groups in these capacities including UKCG, CCS and Grown in Britain. In-addition, he is skilled in providing sustainability reporting and assurance, reducing costs, and executing industry best practices, and have experience with Life Cycle and products’ environmental performance assessments.

Further to Ian’s sustainability career, he was a technology consultant for PricewaterouseCoopers where he scoped computer software for banks and hedge funds.



  • BES 6001
  • Bidding & Negotiation
  • Business Process Optimisation
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Chain of Custody
  • Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS)
  • Cost Reduction & Control
  • Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001)
  • Financial Management
  • FSC
  • Internal Audit
  • Legal & Regulatory Compliance
  • Public Speaking
  • Quality Assurance
  • Relationship Management
  • Resource Planning
  • Responsible sourcing
  • Risk Control & Mitigation
  • Solution Advice & Consultancy
  • Sustainability Management
  • Training & Leadership
  • Waste Management


  • MSc Environmental Science
  • BSc (Hons) Information Management and Business Studies
  • IRCA ISO 14001 Lead Auditor
  • IRCA ISO 9001 Lead Auditor
  • IEMA EMS Internal and Lead Auditor
  • IEMA Affiliate
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • ABBE UK-GBC Level 3 Award in Responsible Procurement
  • CSCS
  • Train the Trainer