Thomas White


Tom White focuses on science and policy at TBC, with a special interest in understanding and mitigating supply chain impacts. 

Tom has proven experience of and demonstrated interest in ecological/biodiversity conservation science; environmental and social impact assessment; biodiversity offsetting, biodiversity action plans and sustainable agriculture initiatives. His recent research has investigated challenges and difficulties that exist in the biodiversity offsetting process, and provided recommendations on how these may be overcome.

Tom is currently dividing his time between TBC and a PhD that he is undertaking at the University of Cambridge, looking into the cost effectiveness of conservation measures. As part of his studies, he is working with TBC, to include conservation measures taken by development projects.

Tom has Master’s degree from Imperial College London and two years’ experience working as an environmental scientist at an international consultancy firm.