John has considerable experience in the ethical and sustainable investment arena dating back to 1991 when he became an independent financial adviser, entirely focused on ethical investments. During this time he also established the Ethical Investment Association, the industry body for ethical IFAs, wrote several guides to ethical funds and contributed to the development of the industry at an early stage. John set up 3D Investing, a suite of research services to enable a range of asset managers and advisers to offer distinctive portfolios for their socially motivated clients. 3D Investing is run by Ethical Money Limited which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Square Mile Investment Consulting and Research Limited.
This has developed further in 3D Investing, a suite of services to enable a range of asset managers and advisers to offer distinctive portfolios for their socially motivated clients.John is also a founding director of the Cochabamba Project, an Industrial & Provident Society that has raised over £4 million to fund a community based reforestation project in the Bolivia Amazon.
He lives and works in the Lake District, and is an active ultra distance fellrunner and mountaineer. In 2015 he celebrated his 50th birthday by a high level crossing of the Alps on foot from Slovenia to Monaco.