Managing Director of External Affairs
Natural Capital Partners
Jonathan Shopley is Managing Director of External Affairs at Natural Capital Partners with a focus on the company’s engagement with national and international climate policy development. He joined the company, trading then as FutureForests, as CEO in 2001 to initiate its evolution to a leading international provider of services delivering positive impact for clients in the areas of climate, energy, water, and biodiversity. He was instrumental in founding of the International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance (ICROA) and the UK’s first All Party Parliamentary Group on Climate Change; and is a board member of the International Emissions Trading Association and co-chair of ICROA. He chairs a community renewable energy cooperative in the South of England.