Simon Evans (MSc) is an experienced project manager of large Sustainability Report assurance projects around the world, including working for Arcelor Mittal, Newmont Mining , Nestlé S.A and AstraZeneca. Simon has been involved with a number of high profile global clients where he has given board level advice. Simon has been utilised to undertake Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G3 assessments for a number of organisations, and has contributed to the updated G4 framework for the global benchmarking of Sustainability Reports for the GRI.
Simon has considerable experience in developing and implementing Environmental Management Systems for a variety of different international and UK based organisations. Such EMS work has involved undertaking initial gap analysis for companies with no formal systems through to writing complete systems and assisting clients through to certification against the international standard ISO 14001:2004.
Simon has recently project managed Eurocantera (Italian Gold mining company based in Honduras) to achieve Responsible Jewellery Council membership certification for the first time for their mining operations in Honduras.