Charles Pickles

Founder and owner of Charles Pickles Associates

With a background in asbestos consultancy, Charles co-founded Lucion Environmental in 2002, which at the time of his exit from the company in 2019, was the UK’s largest asbestos consultancy. With broad experience in the field and a firm understanding of the current risks and challenges presented by asbestos, Charles now highlights and campaigns for pragmatic solutions to asbestos issues. He now head Charles Pickles Associates.

Charles will explain why the global asbestos industry is actually still thriving; and just what this has to do with certain global leaders.