Darren is Executive Director of Business Development at Stonewall. He is responsible for Stonewall’s Memberships and Empowerment programmes, including Diversity Champions, the Workplace Equality Index and various personal and professional development programmes (such as leadership, ally and role model training).
He also works alongside our Chief Executive, Managing Director and the Executive Director of Campaigns and Strategy on Stonewall’s business planning and strategy development.
Darren has over 22 years of experience working across the business/industry, commercial, regulatory, local government and voluntary sectors. He has worked across a variety of corporate responsibility, sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and environmental fields, including with EDF Energy, Thames Water, Babtie (Jacobs), the Environment Agency and the Wildlife Trusts.
He is a Chartered Environmentalist, volunteers with the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM), and studied Geography (Royal Holloway, University of London) and Cross-Sector Partnerships (University of Cambridge).