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Nigel Stansfield

Nigel Stansfield, Chief Innovation & Sustainability Officer

Nigel Stansfield was named Chief Innovation & Sustainability Officer in January 2023. In this role, he is focused on leading the company’s product innovation efforts and ambitious goal to become a carbon negative enterprise by 2040. As a leader in design, innovation, and sustainability, he is uniquely positioned to help Interface bring the best product designs to market while pursuing sustainable innovations.

In his previous role as President, Interface EAAA, Nigel was instrumental in driving growth in the core carpet tile and resilient flooring business, while also bringing new offerings to market and delivering supply chain efficiencies. He also spearheaded the Interface Climate Take Back mission focused on reversing global warming and creating a positive impact on the environment.

Since first joining the Interface global project team in 1997, Nigel has gone on to pursue roles in supply chain, research and development, and product, design and innovation. Nigel has over 30 years’ experience as a textile technologist, and is an expert in yarn, carpet and carpet manufacturing.