Independent, Multi-disciplinary Expert Advice

RPA is a leading, employee-owned, B Corp certified, professional services consultancy specializing in advising, assessing, and evaluating the impacts of public policy and regulation on the environment and society. Since our establishment in 1990, we have built a solid reputation and proven expertise in the fields of chemicals, economics, environment, EU and UK policy, and sustainability.

Our team of experts provides multi-disciplinary, innovative advice to both public and private sector decision makers, working collaboratively to create a better environment and society. We offer a diverse range of services and leverage a wide array of skills to deliver high-quality, tailor-made solutions for our clients.

As pioneers in our field, we are actively engaged in the UK and European legislative process, placing us at the forefront of shaping policy and supporting clients worldwide. Our distinguished reputation, multinational team of experts, uncompromising standards, and unwavering ethics have fostered strong relationships with clients that include the European Commission, UK Government, and major international companies.


RPA has achieved notable milestones in our commitment to sustainability and research excellence. In May 2023, we became B Corp certified, joining a global community of businesses committed to balancing purpose and profit. This certification reflects our dedication to meeting rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability.

Furthermore, we are proud to share that Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, recognized RPA as a research entity in early 2023. This recognition highlights our expertise and contributions to the field of research, further bolstering our reputation as a trusted and credible partner.

At RPA, our values guide everything we do:

  • Be the Difference: We strive to make a positive impact and drive meaningful change through our work. By challenging the status quo, we push boundaries to achieve better outcomes for the environment and society.
  • People Matter: We believe in the power of collaboration and recognize the importance of valuing our team members, clients, and stakeholders. Our inclusive and supportive approach fosters long-lasting relationships built on trust and mutual respect.
  • Shape the Future: We are dedicated to shaping a sustainable and prosperous future. Our forward-thinking mindset and innovative solutions enable us to anticipate emerging challenges and opportunities, driving positive transformation.

Since 2019, we have been an employee-owned business, reflecting our commitment to creating secure, stable, and fulfilling professional jobs that have a meaningful impact on the environment and society. This employee ownership model ensures that every member of our team has a stake in our success, fostering a deep sense of ownership, dedication, and pride in the work we deliver.

We invite you to explore our website and discover how RPA’s independent, multi-disciplinary expertise can assist you in navigating the complex landscape of public policy and regulation. Together, we can make a difference and shape a better future for all.