Our CEO Craig Bennett

Our CEO Craig Bennett

Craig Bennett started as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Friends of the Earth in July 2015. Keep up to date with what Craig has been doing.
  Published:  31 Aug 2017    |      1 minute read

He is an accomplished public speaker, regularly appears in the broadcast and print media, and lectures at several universities and business schools.


Outside the EU, the UK could again be the 'dirty man of Europe' "Ecologist", 25 January 2016

Green Light Profile in "Cambridge Magazine", January 2016


Check out Craig's YouTube channel for all his latest video blogs.


Craig's letter to Amber Rudd MP regarding concerns over potential expansion of gas power station construction, 26 November 2015

Amber Rudd MP's reply to Craig's above letter, 18 January 2016

Speeches and talks

Cambridge Science Festival: Climate change, and whose responsibility is it to do something about it? 15 March 2017

Nexus Conference Panel: Political populism and sustainability; What are the implications of recent swings towards populism and nationalism around the world, for the relationship between inequality, democracy and sustainability? 16 March 2017

Bond Annual Conference: Advocating for Civil Society Space, 20 March 2017

CSaP Policy Workshop: Towards a British Ecosystems Services Policy, 20 April 2017

Power of Purpose Symposium: Does purpose drive stakeholder and shareholder value? 21 April 2017