Nicky is the former Deputy Mayor of London, a London-wide Assembly Member and Chair of its Planning Committee. Leading London’s response to climate change, she introduced policies and programmes to reduce C02 emissions across energy, water, waste and transport. Her initiatives include establishing the London Climate Change Agency and the C40: CITIES – Climate Leadership Group.

Nicky started Loop Labs to provide Londoners with a greater sense of agency in the design, policy making and management of their city.



Programme Director – Iram has worked across art, design and environmental projects for 20+ years.

Drawn towards enlightened, impactful and inspiring projects, Iram continues to develop and execute forward thinking and sustainable projects, making an every day difference to individuals and local communities.


Katie Machin-Miles

Community Manager - Katie has worked as a teacher with a wide range of students, including secondary, primary, special educational needs and young people with behavioural difficulties.

In addition, she has worked in the construction industry on a variety of building projects, including schools and hospitals.

Katie developed late-onset asthma, which has triggered an interest in air quality and its impact on our lives.