The Team



Joshua Newton

Joshua Newton

London Activation Manager

Role at the Foundation

Josh is responsible for advancing the circular economy in London, one of the Foundation’s strategic partner cities. His role is to provide advice, enable knowledge sharing and bring together the city’s stakeholders to initiate partnerships, programmes and policies that will help London deliver on its circular vision and climate ambitions. His specific focus is on supporting demonstration activities within London’s food, finance, learning and built environment systems.


Prior to joining the Foundation, Josh was a Corporate Advisor at the charity bank, Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), working with leading businesses to develop high impact sustainability and community investment strategies. Previously he was a Parliamentary Researcher to a Labour MP and the shadow transport frontbench. He has a BA in Politics & Legislative Studies and a MSc in Environmental Management & Policy. When not working he enjoys walking his rescue dog Merl, cooking and football.

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