Julia Hailes

Julia Hailes MBE Environmental entrepreneur.

Julia Hailes is a sustainability pioneer with over 35 years in the green sector.

She’s a campaigner, writer, speaker and consultant and has written or co-written, nine environmental books, including The Green Consumer Guide, which sold over 1 million copies worldwide.

Co-founder, with John Elkington, of environmental think tank and consultancy SustainAbility in 1987, advising blue chip companies such as Procter & Gamble and M&S. Julia is currently a director of Rubbish Ideas, which focuses on designing products and systems for the circular economy – and creating value from waste. In 1992, Julia received a UN Global 500 Award for Outstanding Environmental Achievement.

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