Greville Kelly is the lead Director for delivery of Groundwork’s businesses services in Cheshire, Lancashire & Merseyside. An IEMA registered Environmental Auditor, with 20 years’ experience of working with businesses on a range of sustainability challenges and opportunities, Greville specialises in environmental management and Business Improvement Districts.

Recent projects include the development and management of business improvement district projects in town centre and business park locations in the North West and South of England and delivery of pollution prevention projects for the Environment Agency.

Key achievements
  • Development of the UK’s first non-retail Business Improvement District (BID) and subsequent development of 20 BIDs in retail and non-retail locations generating £14million+ of private sector investment into town / city centre and business park locations.
  • Delivery of the ENWORKS low carbon resource efficiency programme delivering £7.6million of business cost savings, generating 38,700 tons of carbon savings through assisting 1400 companies.
  • Development and delivery of multi-annual pollution prevention programmes for the Environment Agency resulting in reduced pollution risks to rivers and water bodies.
  • Delivery of low carbon cost reduction programmes for a major UK  hotel chain

Greville has led the development of 14 Business Improvement District projects that have now been approved at vote and has secured £14million of private sector investment for town / city centre retail locations and various business parks. Greville’s BIDs team actively manage 4 established BIDs in Cheshire, whilst supporting a range of partners to develop new BIDs across the UK. Groundwork’s business support services have helped 1000s of organisations to lower costs, carbon emissions and improve their management of risks around environment, health, safety and quality.

So get in touch with Greville on 01606 723175 or email greville.kelly@groundwork.org.uk to start the conversation.