deputy director, FCRM,
Ian is a Chartered Civil Engineer with more than 25Yrs experience in flood and coastal risk management. With experience spanning a range of engineering management and executive leadership roles, Ian’s work is focussed on high quality infrastructure investment and delivery assurance, ensuring investment decisions are robustly appraised, innovation is embraced and shared, risks are managed and value for money is achieved across the Flood and Coastal Risk management investment programme. Ian’s portfolio includes the Environment Agency Large Projects Review Group (LPRG), Major Projects Governance and the National Engineering and Innovation Panel. Ian also leads the Environment Agency’s input to collaboration on engineering matters with international partners such as KRING Van Zeewerende Ingenieurs (Circle of Coastal Engineers) and is a British Standards Institute Committee Member. Ian is a member of the Infrastructure Client Group, Risk Group and chair’s the ICE/Teesside University Industrial Liaison Group as is a member of the University’s Advisory Board.