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LSE Recognises Charles Trent Amongst UK’s Most Inspiring Businesses

LSE Recognises Charles Trent Amongst UK's Most Inspiring BusinessesCharles Trent are proud to announce that they have been recognised in the London Stock Exchange’s 2019 ‘1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report, which celebrates some of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

The latest report recognises their growth and success alongside 57 other businesses across the South West, covering all industries.

This national recognition follows in the footsteps of their recent Solent 250 Business Award win for ‘Growth Story Of The Year 2019’.

 Marc Trent, Charles Trent Managing Director said:

“Our mission is to become the No 1 automotive recycler in the UK. To be recognised in LSE 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2019 really highlights our achievements to date and reinforces our strategy and direction.”

If you would like to find out more about Charles Trent click here to discover their wide-range of services to help drive down the costs of motoring.

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Owain Griffiths

Owain Griffiths

Head of Circular Economy at Volvo Cars

Owain joined Volvo Cars in June 2021 to lead Circular Economy in the Global Sustainability Team. The company has committed to being a circular business by 2040 and has financial, recycled content and CO2 based targets for 2025, all of which Owain is working across the company to make happen. Owain previously worked for circular economy consultancy Oakdene Hollins where he advised businesses on evidence led circular economy implementation. 

Turning into a circular business and the importance of vehicle reuse and recycling.

The presentation will cover the work Volvo Cars is doing to achieve 2025 but mainly focus on the transformational work towards 2040 and the business and value chain changes being considered. Attention will be paid to the way vehicles are being dealt with at the end of life and the complexities of closing material and component loops. Opportunities and challenges which Volvo Cars is facing will be presented including engagement with 3rd parties and increasing pressure from stakeholders.