David Palmer-Jones

Non-executive director

Appointed to Board – 24 June 2009

David Palmer-Jones is Chief Executive Officer of the Recycling & Waste Recovery UK division of SUEZ environnement (formerly SITA UK). Since joining the company in 2008, David has led a transformation of the business by placing the concept of the circular-economy at its heart, to ensure that the resources it manages are put to best use. 

Between 2012 and 2014, David was Chairman of the Environmental Services Association (ESA) with responsibility for representing the industry on policy issues in the UK and is currently President of FEAD (European Federation of Waste Management and Environmental Services), representing the waste management and recycling sector at a European level.