The Team

We share a passion for making places better. Leveraging our extensive experience in sustainability, resilience, smarter cities, sustainable buildings, air quality, IoT / digital services and circular economy, we can help your city, community or business. As a team of senior independent directors and entrepreneurs we can mobilise our unique in-depth knowledge to solve your specific problem, without the overheads. Meet the team below - we look forward to working with you.

Lucette Demets

Lucette Demets pic cropped 350x350Lucette is a sustainability and urban innovation professional, with extensive internationl experience in strategy development, complex project delivery and business advice. She has a keen interest in climate change, urbanisation/the role of cities, and SME support.

Mark Jenkinson

Mark JenkinsonFounder of Crystal Associates, Mark has a passion for helping places, businesses and other stakeholders to be sustainable and smart.  SELCC Board member, Chair of the London Chamber's ESGG committe, co-lead of TLA PropTech and Education, and other great causes.

Joachim Kiauk

JoachimKiauk350x350Joachim is a Green Buildings, Sustainable Cities and Smart Infrastructure expert with over 25 years of international experience including at the Siemens Crystal, one of the world's most sustainable buildings.

Murad Qureshi

Murad Qureshi 350x350Murad is an environmental economist with extensive experience in providing consultative guidance and support on climate change and air pollution matters. Served on the London Assembly for almost 14 years.

Jo Tasker

Jo Tasker photo 350x350Jo is a strategic consultant working across Built Environment, Technology & Education sectors. Jo leads the TLA Education group, co-leads the TLA PropTech working group, is an Ambassador for TLA Women in Tech and on the Advisory board TLA Young Entrepreneurs

Elaine Trimble

Elaine has worked with city leaders around the globe to effectively use technology and data to build smart and resilient cities with a particular focus on air quality, community energy and sustainable transport.