Green Key Jury

Once our auditors believe that your business meets the Green Key award criteria, your application will go to an independent National Green Key Jury for their decision.

We thank all of the jury members for generously sharing their time and expertise and invite you to find out more about the jury below.

Craig Anderson - Programme Director, MSc Strategic Sustainable Business, Stirling University Management School

Craig has a background in environmental sciences and consulting, subsequently obtaining a PhD in behavioural science, he now teaches and researches in the area of sustainable business and behavioural science.

At the University of Stirling Management School, the principle of responsible business, policy and practice is central to everything they do.


Rachael Martin - Co-Chair of 2050 Climate Group Young Leaders Development Programme Operations Team

Shared jury position with Georgios Neonakis

Rachael is an environmental consultant, project managing environmental impact assessment projects in the renewable energy and electrical transmission sectors. Rachael holds a first class honours degree in Geography. Rachael volunteers as Co-Chair of 2050 Climate Group’s YLDP Operations Team, which are responsible for the design and delivery of the Young Leaders Development Programme (YLDP). The YLDP is a free educational programme that equips Scotland’s young people with climate knowledge and leadership skills.

2050 Climate Group is a youth-led charity that aims to engage, educate and empower Scotland’s young adults to lead the transition to a sustainable, low carbon society.


Georgios Neonakis - Operational Volunteer, 2050 Climate Group

Shared jury position with Rachael Martin

Georgios works as a Logistics Analyst at Kuehne & Nagel and helps manage logistics for large drinks companies. He has a Masters in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from Heriot Watt University where he analysed and predicted ways to reduce carbon emissions within the logistics sector. Georgios is an Operations Volunteer within 2050 Climate Group and helps to drive awareness for climate issues and promote a more sustainable way of living.

2050 Climate Group is a youth-led charity that aims to engage, educate and empower Scotland’s young adults to lead the transition to a sustainable, low carbon society.


Susannah Rae - Water Resources Specialist, Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA)

Susannah has worked for the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) as a Water Resources specialist for the last 10 years. Prior to joining SEPA she worked as a Hydrologist and an Environmental Scientist for organisations in England and Scotland. She is a keen cyclist and walker and has holidayed in Scotland more than any other country, so is delighted to be a member of the National Jury for Green Key.



Martin Valenti - Head of Climate Enterprise, Scottish Enterprise

Martin has extensive experience in strategic transformation and business innovation with over 30 years working in a variety of senior leadership roles. He also has significant skills in shaping and delivering inclusive growth initiatives, including directing major collaborative and nationally important projects. He has delivered high profile initiatives for the Scottish Government covering climate change and environmental issues and was instrumental in setting up Scotland's 2020 Climate Group and co-created the award-winning 2050 Young Leaders Climate Group.

Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's national economic development agency and a non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government.


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