Nick Farrar

Nick Farrar is NIKE Inc.’s Global Chemistry Director within the Sustainable Manufacturing and Sourcing division. His team is accountable for scaling the uptake of sustainable chemistry across the manufacturing base, in addition to leading NIKE Inc.’s Restricted Substance List (RSL) program. As a strong believer in the value of collaboration, he works with numerous brands and associations to drive systemwide change within the industry. He is an experienced chemical risk assessor and chemical compliance manager, having worked with the UK Environment Agency and several globally recognized retailers and brands. Nick holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Organic Chemistry and a BSc Hons in Environmental Chemistry from Lancaster University, UK.

Organization: NIKE, Inc.

Related Challenge: Green Chemistry