senior advisor, innovation manager,
Andy is the Environment Agency’s (EA) National Innovation Manager within its Flood & Coastal Risk Management directorate. He has a leading technical role in the delivery of the EA capital programme, where £2.5 billion is being invested in >1,500 FCRM projects. He initiates, coordinates and supports innovative approaches and best practice to improve project/programme delivery and help achieve more sustainable asset management outcomes.
Andy has worked for the EA for 20 years in a range of technical roles. Throughout these roles the common thread is a focus on collaborating with others to deliver innovative engineering solutions and to drive forward sustainable construction initiatives and best practice.
Andy is a Chartered Water & Environment Manager and a Chartered Environmentalist.