The Parking Consultancy
  • Delivering a 44% reduction in Transport for Greater Manchester’s (TfGM) carbon footprint.
  • Being responsible for the multi-award winning Smarter Travel Sutton Programme, one of the UK’s most successful transport behaviour-change programme which increased cycling by 75%, bus use by 16% and reduced car mode share by 6%.
  • Managing the UK’s highest performing public-sector Sustainability Department whilst simultaneously making a budget saving of 30%/
  • Receiving a Green Flag from the Audit Commission for exceptional performance and innovation.
  • Securing the London Borough of Sutton accreditation as the first ‘One Planet Borough’
  • Attracting over £6m of external funding to deliver the One Planet Sutton project.

Katherine’s twin areas of expertise are transport and carbon-reduction.  The fact that she has won 12 industry awards in those fields are a testament to her passion for both subjects.

Always an innovator, many of the initiatives that Katherine has implemented in her time in local government have now been widely accepted as industry standard.

Katherine’s career highlights include:

Katherine Armitage

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