Robert Allen-Turl is the Director of a sustainability consultancy. He is a registered consultant with the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM). He served on the working party that developed the SIGMA management system for BSI and is one of the authors of the CSR Framework developed for the EFQM. He was previously the first global Director of Corporate Sustainability at TNT. He worked with the public sector on improving social and environmental impacts in partnership with the Cabinet Office. He has worked in Europe, Africa and the Middle East and has been a speaker at numerous international conferences over the last decade.