Chief Executive Officer, IEMA
Martin Baxter FIEMA, CEnv, FRSA
IEMA – Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment
Martin Baxter is Policy and External Affairs Director and Deputy CEO at the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA). He works in the UK and internationally to support the transition to a low carbon, resource efficient and sustainable economy and reverse the decline of the natural environment.
Martin has national and international experience in developing and negotiating global and European environmental management standards and developing capacity for effective and widespread implementation. Martin heads the UK delegation to the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) on environmental management and chairs the ISO environmental management systems committee of ~100 countries. He is also vice-chair of the European Standards CEN/CENELEC Strategic Advisory Body on the Environment.
Martin is a Board member of IEMA and the Society for the Environment (SocEnv), and a member of the Government’s Green Jobs Delivery Group.