Anna Cantwell is an enthusiastic sustainability professional with a background in sustainability, sustainable procurement, human rights, modern slavery and social impact with experience across a wide range of sectors (such as construction, food manufacturing, beauty, finance, government).
Prior to joining Action Sustainability, Anna worked as a consultant in Australia for Action Sustainability Asia Pacific and a large consultancy firm where she advised clients on sustainable procurement as well as human rights and modern slavery.
As well as consultancy roles, Anna has several years’ experience working at Aggregate Industries developing and managing sustainable procurement and social value initiatives, including the requirements of the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015. In 2018, Anna was awarded the title of UK Modern Slavery Top 100 Influencer.
Anna tries to practice what she preaches in her personal life and since arriving back in the UK with just a suitcase and a bike, Anna has been on a mission to set up her life here as sustainably as possible… cue conducting due diligence on banks and energy providers and rummaging through charity and antique shops.