Online, Workshop and Tailored Sustainability Solutions for SMEs

About Us

We are at the early stages of developing a specialist SME sustainability and advisory consulting service. The founder of the company, Dr Aharon Factor has 20 years experience of working with SMEs, sustainability and business and has developed a deep understanding of the mechanisms that enable SMEs to adopt, and profit from, sustainability initiatives.

Aharon Factor PhD Sustainability, Managing Director

Aharon

Key Profile:

  • An Australian Government environmental grant allowed for work with 350 SME manufacturers aimed at improving environmental sustainability performance. Outcomes of this project included comprehensive policy recommendations submitted to the Australian Federal Government. Project duration – 2008-2012
  • Strategy consultant in London – Dr Factor was the project manager in 2005 for a London-based division of the Bonnier Group. This project delivered a market strategy and business consulting report aimed at developing business differentiation.
  • Experienced as a University Lecturer in Business Sustainability – Swinburne University of Technology
  • SMEs and Sustainability Fellow, Centre of Excellence for Cleaner Production -Curtin University of Technology
  • PhD – SMEs and Sustainability, Aarhus School of Business, Denmark
  • Masters Degree – Environmental Science, Technology, Policy and Planning, University of Bath, UK

We recognise that to integrate sustainability into core activities and operations also requires the knowledge and experience of specialist business practitioners. Dr Factor, therefore, is working closely with a group of external advisors with experience in accounting, marketing, clean technologies, IT and SME owner/managers with a long standing experience of integrating sustainability into their operations.   Their input will provide significant value adding potential for our clients.

We also have strong capabilities in the area of carbon trading and the implications for SMEs and supply chains.