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David Hopkins

Board Member

David Hopkins is known for being the Managing Director at the Timber Trade Federation and a board member of Wood for Good.


In his former occupation as an environmental journalist, David worked for the Times, Guardian, Independent and BBC as well as editing a number of trade and industry titles focused on utility and environmental markets.


He was formerly a co-founding director of Carbon International, a clean-technology and environmental industries market development consultancy, and his clients have included the London Stock Exchange, the World Bank, a variety of blue- and green- chip energy, water and waste majors, early stage technology start-ups and their investors, and all points in between.


David is a founder and non-executive director of low-carbon community charity Carbon Leapfrog – providing pro-bono professional services for social enterprise.