Jimmy Brannigan

Director, NETpositive Futures


Jimmy is the co-founding director of NETpositive Futures Ltd and has worked on sustainability issues for over 25 years, helping a wide range of private and public sector organisations to integrate environmental and social considerations into business models and activities.

Jimmy is an established expert on the issue of skills for sustainability and social value and uses his experience to make links between business improvement, sustainability and leadership. He has supported many organisations in taking the steps needed to turn policy into practical action and has supported organisations throughout Asia, South America and Europe.

Some brief highlights include:

  • Developing the concept of NET positive sustainability, which has had a significant contribution to sustainability thinking and practice.
  • Developing and delivering for the global CSR training programme One Planet Leaders which he delivered for WWF International for 5 years to over 100 Global Corporations in Nepal, Brazil, Switzerland and many other places. This is now delivered by IMD. http://www.imd.org/programs/oep/execution/opl/upload/IMD_WWF_OPL_Brochure.pdf
  • Supporting over 50 organisations to embed sustainability within procurement excellence including a range of universities, police forces and private sector organisations
  • Designing and leading on the development of software which supports the creation of sustainability and social value action plans for over 6000 SMEs