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Our guest speakers for this event will be David Fell and Jennette Arnold OBE AM!
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Director, Brook Lyndhurst LTD.
David Fell is a researcher, writer, presenter and activist in the field of sustainable economics. He is director and co-founder of the research and strategy consultancy Brook Lyndhurst; supports a range of not-for-profit organisations including Just Space and Smart CSOs; and blogs as EconEnough. His work – including his recent book “Bad Habits, Hard Choices” - is concerned, in particular, with the development of strategies for promoting changes in individual and institutional behaviour to bring about a more sustainable economy.
David has a degree in economics from Cambridge University; more than 25 years’ research and strategy experience for clients in the government, private and not-for-profit sectors; and he was a founding Commissioner on the London Sustainable Development Commission.
Jennette Arnold OBE AM
Member of the London Assembly representing LB Hackney, Islington and Waltham Forest
Jennette Arnold OBE AM has been a member of the London Assembly since 2000. Initially a London-wide member, since 2004 Jennette has represented the North East London constituency of Hackney, Islington and Waltham Forest.
Jennette’s work focuses on the key strategic issues that impact directly on the lives of her constituents including improved transport services, crime reduction and affordable housing. In 2010 Jennette was awarded the OBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list for her services to local government and the community of London.
She sits on as Chair of the Assembly’s Education panel and is also a member of London Assembly’s Environment and Health Committee and a patron of the British Caribbean Association as well as a keen supporter of Arsenal FC.