Byford is a Senior Analyst at Trucost, part of S&P Global.
Byford specialises in corporate, value chain and supply chain environmental footprinting, life cycle analysis, corporate sustainability strategy, and help clients achieve best practice accounting and reporting. He has led supply chain footprinting and product life cycle analyses in hospitality, textile and apparel and electronic sectors for corporate clients in Europe, Asia and North America.
Prior to joining Trucost, Byford was an Analyst at the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation where he managed a portfolio of philanthropic grants in China and Brazil, with a focus on sustainable urbanisation, air quality and forest restoration.
Byford holds a MSc Environment and Development from the London School of Economics and BSSc (Hons) in Geography and Resource Management from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Byford is fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and English.